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Quotes of the Day for 11 September 2000 – Cynics

Van is turning editorial control of Quotes of the Day over to me, Gregory Kohs - just for this one day, so don't panic! Besides, Van is authoring MY newsletter, the American Cynic, today. So it's only fair. Today's quotes, appropriately enough, have everything to do with cynicism. Enjoy!

Note: Sadly, the American Cynic has long since ceased to exist.

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The quotes:

Democracies cannot dispense with hypocrisy any more than dictatorships can with cynicism.
     - Georges Bernanos

No matter how cynical you get, it's impossible to keep up.
     - Lily Tomlin

Idealist: a cynic in the making.
     - Irving Layton

Realism has always been called cynicism.
     - Gore Vidal


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