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There are plenty of good five cent cigars in the country. The trouble is they cost a quarter.
Inflation
Franklin P. Adams

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What this country needs is a good five cent cigar.
Inflation
Franklin P. Adams

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Only the middle-aged have all their five senses in the keeping of their wits.
Maturity
Hervey Allen

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What's the quickest way to become a millionaire? Borrow fivers off everyone you meet.
Money
Richard Branson

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She was a handsome woman of forty-five and would remain so for many years.
Age and Aging
Anita Brookner

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Retirement at sixty-five is ridiculous. When I was sixty-five I still had pimples.
Retirement
George Burns

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He who asks is a fool for five minutes, but he who does not ask remains a fool forever.
Fools and Foolishness
Chinese Proverb

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A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer.
Heroes and Heroism
Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Ask five economists and you'll get five different explanations six if one went to Harvard.
Economy and Economics
Edgar R. Fiedler

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Many people die at twenty five and aren't buried until they are seventy five.
Death and Dying
Benjamin Franklin

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A three -- to four -- to five-hour experience with nothingness.
Television
Frederic Glezer

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I'd rather be dead than singing Satisfaction when I'm forty-five.
Song and Singing
Mick Jagger

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On stage I make love to twenty five thousand people; and then I go home alone.
Loneliness
Janis Joplin

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After each stay in a hospital I live extremely healthy (sometimes up to five days!).
Hospitals
Gerhard Kocher

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I can make a General in five minutes but a good horse is hard to replace.
Horses
Abraham Lincoln

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Money is like a sixth sense without which you cannot make a complete use of the other five.
Money
W. Somerset Maugham

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God made man merely to hear some praise of what he'd done on those Five Days.
Creation
Christopher Morley

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Money is the sixth sense that makes it possible to enjoy the other five.
Money
Richard Ney

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The sooner you make your first five thousand mistakes the sooner you will be able to correct them.
Mistakes
Kimon Nicolaides

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It takes five years to design a new car in this country. Heck, we won World War II in four years.
Progress
H. Ross Perot

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A new gadget that lasts only five minutes is worth more than an immortal work that bores everyone.
Invention and Inventor
Francis Picabia

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I came to the conclusion long ago that all life is six to five against.
Gambling
Damon Runyon

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An hour of practice is worth five hours of foot-dragging.
Practice
Pancho Segura

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I think I could be a good woman if I had five thousand a year.
Women
Becky Sharp

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You don't run twenty-six miles at five minutes a mile on good looks and a secret recipe.
Preparation
Frank Shorter

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun