Franklin Pierce Adams - Quotes

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Health is the thing that makes you feel that now is the best time of the year.

Health is the thing that makes you feel that now is the best time of the year.

Nothing is more responsible for the good old days than a bad memory. ---->>>

You do not know what you can miss before you try. ---->>>

The trouble with this country is that there are too many politicians who believe, with a conviction based on experience, that you can fool all of the people all of the time. ---->>>

Christmas is over and Business is Business. ---->>>

I find that a great part of the information I have was acquired by looking up something and finding something else on the way. ---->>>

Elections are won by men and women chiefly because most people vote against somebody rather than for somebody. ---->>>

Having imagination it takes you an hour to write a paragraph that if you were unimaginative would take you only a minute. ---->>>

Too much truth is uncouth. ---->>>

Years ago we discovered the exact point, the dead center of middle age. It occurs when you are too young to take up golf and too old to rush up to the net.

Years ago we discovered the exact point, the dead center of middle age. It occurs when you are too young to take up golf and too old to rush up to the net.

There are plenty of good five cent cigars in the country. The trouble is they cost a quarter. ---->>>

We have nothing in our history or position to invite aggression; we have everything to beckon us to the cultivation of relations of peace and amity with all nations. ---->>>

Middle age occurs when you are too young to take up golf and too old to rush up to the net. ---->>>

The true republic: men, their rights and nothing more; women, their rights and nothing less. ---->>>

There must be a day or two in a man's life when he is the precise age for something important. ---->>>

What this country needs is a good five-cent nickel. ---->>>

Biography

Franklin Pierce Adams profile (franklin-pierce-adams.jpg)
Nationality: American
Born: November 15, 1881
Birthplace:
Die: 03-23, 1960
Occupation: Writer
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Franklin Pierce Adams (November 15, 1881 – March 23, 1960) was an American columnist, well known by his initials F.P.A., and wit, best known for his newspaper column, "The Conning Tower", and his appearances as a regular panelist on radio's Information Please. A prolific writer of light verse, he was a member of the Algonquin Round Table of the 1920s and 1930s (wikipedia)