Just Pick One: A-Z

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Can you name the person from the column on the right* who said the quote on the left?

Updated Nov 22, 2011

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A faithful friend is a strong defense; And he that hath found him hath found a treasure.•Aeschylus



Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.•Bach



Love, friendship and respect do not unite people as much as a common hatred for something.•Capote



Art is vice. You don't marry it legitimately, you rape it.•Dali



Everybody hates a prodigy, detests an old head on young shoulders.•Edison



It's easier to be faithful to a restaurant than it is to a woman.•Faulkner



Follow your inner moonlight; don't hide the madness.•Galileo



I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road.•Hawking



A minority may be right, and a majority is always wrong.•Ibsen



Think you're escaping and run into yourself. Longest way round is the shortest way home.•Jay-Z



A book must be the axe for the frozen sea within us.•Kafka



Almost nobody dances sober, unless they happen to be insane.•Le Carré



Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.•Melville



A man will fight harder for his interests than for his rights.•Nabokov



Dripping water hollows out stone, not through force but through persistence.•Octavian



All human evil comes from a single cause, man's inability to sit still in a room.•Pascal



Be wisely worldly, but not worldly wise.•Quarles



Destiny is a name often given in retrospect to choices that had dramatic consequences.•RFK



The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.•Sartre



In the name of God, stop a moment, cease your work, look around you.•Tchaikovsky



America is a vast conspiracy to make you happy.•Unitas



Those who believe in telekinetics, raise my hand.•Verne



Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.•Warhol



I have often repented speaking, but never of holding my tongue.•Xenocrates



All empty souls tend toward extreme opinions.•Yamamoto



If you ask me what I came into this life to do, I will tell you: I came to live out loud.•Zarathustra




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