Quote of the day

Now I don’t care how big a goof a man is, he’d ought to know better than get smart round a fella that’s slumped off in his battin’.

~Ring Lardner, “Where Do You Get That Noise?”

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Library of Congress


3 Comments on “Quote of the day”

  1. wkkortas says:

    I’m always surprised how well some of Lardner’s stuff has aged–much of it is dead and gone as 46-ounce bats, but some of it still holds up.

  2. I use that quote 2 or 3 times a day. Ok, not really but I liked it!


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