Million Years BC

Famous quotes containing the words million and/or years:

    Frustrate a Frenchman, he will drink himself to death; an Irishman, he will die of angry hypertension; a Dane, he will shoot himself; an American, he will get drunk, shoot you, then establish a million dollar aid program for your relatives. Then he will die of an ulcer.
    —Stanley Rudin. The New York Times (August 22, 1963)

    A few more years will destroy whatever yet remains of that magical potency which once belonged to the name of Byron.
    Thomas Babington Macaulay (1800–1859)