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    English Bob: What I heard was that you fell off your horse, drunk, of course, and that you broke your bloody neck.
    Little Bill Daggett: I heard that one myself, Bob. Hell, I even thought I was dead. ‘Til I found out it was just that I was in Nebraska.
    —David Webb Peoples, screenwriter. English Bob (Richard Harris)

    He generally added the syllable um to his words when he could,—as paddlum, etc.
    —Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    It’s too bad she won’t live, but then again, who does?
    —David Webb Peoples, U.S. screenwriter, and Ridley Scott. Gaff (Edward James Olmos)

    But what experience and history teach is this—that peoples and governments have never learned anything from history, or acted on principles deduced from it.
    Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel (1770–1831)