Stanislaw J Lec Quotes (38 quotations)

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1. A sodomite got very excited looking at a zoology text. Does this make it pornography? - Stanislaw J Lec

2. Advice to writers: Sometimes you just have to stop writing. Even before you begin. - Stanislaw J Lec

3. All is in the hands of man. Therefore wash them often. - Stanislaw J Lec

4. Cannibals prefer those who have no spines. - Stanislaw J Lec

5. Do not ask God the way to heaven; he will show you the hardest one. - Stanislaw J Lec

6. Do not trust people. They are capable of greatness. - Stanislaw J Lec

7. Each snowflake in an avalanche pleads not guilty. - Stanislaw J Lec

8. Faith is, at one and the same time, absolutely necessary and altogether impossible. - Stanislaw J Lec

9. First of all, I choose the great [roles], and if none of these come, I choose the mediocre ones, and if they don't come, I choose the ones that pay the rent. - Stanislaw J Lec

10. He who limps still walks. - Stanislaw J Lec

11. If a man who cannot count finds a four-leaf clover, is he entitled to happiness? - Stanislaw J Lec

12. If you don't believe in your product, of if you're not consistent and regular in the way you promote it, the odds of succeeding go way down. The primary function of the marketing plan is to ensure that you have the resources and the wherewithal to do what it takes to make your product work. - Stanislaw J Lec

13. In a war of ideas, it is people who get killed. - Stanislaw J Lec

14. Many a zero thinks it is the ellipse on which the Earth travels. - Stanislaw J Lec

15. Never lie when the truth is more profitable. - Stanislaw J Lec

16. No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible. - Stanislaw J Lec

17. People find life entirely too time-consuming. - Stanislaw J Lec

18. Render unto Caesar the things that are Caesar's; and unto God the things that are God's; and unto human beings, what? - Stanislaw J Lec

19. Science when well-digested is nothing but good sense and reason. - Stanislaw J Lec

20. Sometimes something worth doing is worth overdoing. - Stanislaw J Lec

21. Telling lies does not work in advertising. - Stanislaw J Lec

22. The consumer's side of the coffin lid is never ostentatious. - Stanislaw J Lec

23. The first condition of immortality is death. - Stanislaw J Lec

24. The pleasure of reading is doubled when one lives with another who shares the same books. - Stanislaw J Lec

25. The power of a text is different when it is read from when it is copied out. Only the copied text thus commands the soul of him who is occupied with it, whereas the mere reader never discovers the new aspects of his inner self that are opened by the text, that road cut through the interior jungle forever closing behind it: because the reader follows the movement of his mind in the free flight of day-dreaming, whereas the copier submits it to command. - Stanislaw J Lec

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