The 'What Are You Talking About?' Quiz

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Can you name the the things/ideas being referred to in the quotes?

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“The _____ __________ ... was produced by government mismanagement rather than by any inherent instability of the private economy.” - Milton Friedman
“____ is a day spent in a round of strenuous idleness.” - William Wordsworth
“_________ is the only system that persists in asking the powers that be whether they are the powers that ought to be.” - Sydney J. Harris
“A ___ is the only thing on earth that loves you more than he loves himself.” - Josh Billings
“__________ has proved that people will look at anything rather than each other.” - Ann Landers
“________ permits each and every one of us to be quietly and safely insane every night of the week.” - William Dement
“Getting information off the ________ is like taking a drink from a fire hydrant.” - Mitchell Kapor
“_____ are the carriers of civilization. Without _____, history is silent, literature dumb, science crippled, thought and speculation at a standstill.” - Barbara W. Tuchman
“I feel about _________ the way I feel about diets. It seems to me that they are wonderful things for other people to go on.” - Jean Kerr
“_________ stick to people, and the most ridiculous are the most adhesive.” - Thomas C. Haliburton
“I think that ____ today are almost the exact equivalent of the great Gothic cathedrals: I mean the supreme creation of an era, conceived with passion ...” - Roland Barthes
“____________ are the angels of the earth, innocent and sweet with green leafy wings reaching heavenward.” - Terri Guillemets
“If it weren't for the fact that the TV set and the refrigerator are so far apart, some of us wouldn't get any ________ at all.” - Joey Adams
“Only the ____ have seen the end of war.” - Plato
“The strength of a ______, like the strength of an army, is in its loyalty to each other.” - Mario Puzo

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