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Since both its national products, snow and chocolate, melt, the cuckoo clock was invented solely in order to give tourists something solid to remember it by.


Alan Coren


#chocolate #clock #cuckoo #give #invented

Nobody ever invented a polite word for a killing yet.


Thelma Ritter


#invented #killing #nobody #polite #word

If you take a look at history, you will find that the understanding of what is good and evil has always existed before the individual religions. The religions were only invented by people afterwards, in order to express this idea.


Salman Rushdie


#always #before #evil #existed #express

The musician is perhaps the most modest of animals, but he is also the proudest. It is he who invented the sublime art of ruining poetry.


Erik Satie


#art #invented #modest #most #musician

He told me I didn't understand, that we were from the bleak industrial wastes of North England, or something, and that we didn't understand the Internet. I told him Fall fans invented the Internet. They were on there in 1982.


Mark E. Smith


#england #fall #fans #him #i

The Dodo never had a chance. He seems to have been invented for the sole purpose of becoming extinct and that was all he was good for.


Will Cuppy


#been #chance #extinct #good #had

The desktop metaphor was invented because one, you were a stand-alone device, and two, you had to manage your own storage. That's a very big thing in a desktop world. And that may go away. You may not have to manage your own storage. You may not store much before too long.


Steve Jobs


#because #before #big #big thing #desktop

I don't think I'm the one that invented glamour at all.


Helmut Lang


#i #invented #think

You look at the steamboat, the railroad, the car, the airplane - not all of these were invented in the Anglo-American world, but they were popularized and extended by it. They were made possible by the financial architecture, the capital intensive operations invented and developed by the Anglo-Americans.


Walter Russell Mead


#architecture #capital #car #developed #extended

My father invented a cure for which there was no disease and unfortunately my mother caught it and died of it.


Victor Borge


#caught #cure #died #disease #father






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