like colour TV
is all there
in black and white” Monty Python
Quotes, Aphorisms, Laws, and Thoughts Слава Україні!
Three quotes by Stephen Leacock
Stephen Butler Leacock, FRSC (30 December 1869 – 28 March 1944) was a Canadian economist, writer and humorist.
I detest life-insurance agents; they argue that some day I shall die, which is not so. [+]
I owe a lot to my teachers and mean to pay them back some day. [+]
Many a man in love with a dimple makes the mistake of marrying the whole girl. [+]
The author info is from Wikipedia, licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
5,423,409 visitors since March 23rd, 2001
Compiled and edited byLuis de Avendaño
Comments, amendments, suggestions and corrections to
This page layout was last updated on Saturday, April 1st, 2023 at 12:20pm CEST (Europe/Madrid)
Section 30(1) of the UK Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 allows “fair dealing” with a copyright work for the purpose of criticism or review, provided that it is accompanied by a sufficient acknowledgement. Under the fair use doctrine of the U.S. copyright statute, it is permissible to use limited portions of a work including quotes, for purposes such as commentary, criticism, news reporting, and scholarly reports. There are no legal rules permitting the use of a specific number of words, a certain number of musical notes, or percentages of a work. Whether a particular use qualifies as fair use depends on all the circumstances. See Circular 21 and FL 102. (From the US Copyright Office FAQ.)