Quotes by Tom Stoppard

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Every exit is an entry somewhere else.

Age is a high price to pay for maturity.
I still believe that if your aim is to change the world, journalism is a more immediate short-term weapon.
The bad end unhappily, the good unluckily. That is what tragedy means.
It's not the voting that's democracy, it's the counting.
Life is a gamble at terrible odds, if it were a bet, you would not take it.
The media. It sounds like a convention of spiritualists.
It is better to be quotable than to be honest.
Responsibilities gravitate to the person who can shoulder them.
Revolution is a trivial shift in the emphasis of suffering.
I don't think I can be expected to take seriously any game which takes less than three days to reach its conclusion.
It is better of course to know useless things than to know nothing.
Eternity is a terrible thought. I mean, where's it going to end?
Commit actions and the ideas will follow.
The natural condition is one of insurmountable obstacles on the road to imminent disaster.
It’s not the voting that’s democracy, it’s the counting.
We are tied down to a language which makes up in obscurity what it lacks in style.

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