Outlawing: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 75 pages
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Familiar Quotations OutlawingIf puns were outlawed, only outlaws would have puns.ndash;AnonymousThere will be no lasting peace either in the heart of individuals or in social customs until death is outlawed.ndash;Albert CamusOutlawing ndash; IllegalIf voting could really change things, it would be illegal.ndash;AnonymousChain letters are not illegal. What is illegal is to threaten lives in such letters or solicit money.ndash;Deane JordanWhen the President does it, that means that it is not illegal.ndash;Richard NixonWe're talking scum here. Air should be illegal if they breathe it.ndash;PolicemanIt ought to be illegal for an artist to marry. If the artist must marry let him find someone more interested in art, or his art, or the artist part of him, than in him. After which let them take tea together three times a week.ndash;Ezra PoundAll drugs of any interest to any moderately intelligent person in America are now illegal.ndash;Thomas SzaszAll the things I really like are either immoral, illegal or fattening.ndash;Alexander WoollcottNothing is illegal if one hundred businessmen decide to do it.ndash;Andrew Young Use in Literature OutlawingWe are not at present aware of the source from which the clue was obtained. Suffice it to say that Sir Ferdinand Morringer promptly arranged for the simultaneous action of three parties of police with the hope of capturing all three outlaws.ndash;Rolf Boldrewood (T.A.Browne) in Robbery Under Arms.

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