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. . .to be useful to no one is, strictly speaking, to be worthless.

Rene Descartes

There is no greater mistake than the hasty conclusion that opinions are worthless because they are badly argued.

Thomas H. Huxley

In the depths of my heart I can't help being convniced that my dear fellow men, with few exceptions, are worthless.

Sigmund Freud

RUBBISH, n. Worthless matter, such as the religions, philosophies, literatures, arts and sciences of the tribes infesting the regions lying due south from Boreaplas.

Ambrose Bierce

It's worthless to talk about now. He was like my big brother. He annoyed me, but I got along really well with him. You truly connect with people. I considered our friendship to be unique and strong, but, in comparison, it wasn't as important as a million dollars.

Julie Berry

Indeed, in a free government almost all other rights would become worthless if the government possessed power over the private fortune of every citizen.

Dr. John Marshall

It's completely irrelevant whether something is good or bad or valuable or worthless.

Marc Abrahams

There is no such thing as a worthless conversation, provided you know what to listen for.

James Nathan Miller

Look at this. It's worthless - ten dollars from a vendor in the street. But I take it, I bury it in the sand for a thousand years, it becomes priceless.

George Lucas

The middle years - the eighteen-seventies, 'eighties, 'nineties - were a time of moral bankruptcy when men stole millions by a stroke of the pen or by the simple expedient of printing tons of worthless paper.

Frank Yerby

Buildings like this in one sense are priceless, ... but if you can't sell them, they're worthless.

Jeff Carter

There is no such thing as a worthless book though there are some far worse than worthless; no book that is not worth preserving, if its existence may be tolerated; as there may be some men whom it may be proper to hang, but none should be suffered to starve.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Advertising is a valuable economic factor because it is the cheapest way of selling goods, particularly if the goods are worthless.

Sinclair Lewis

…the analogy between the noises we make when these noises do not symbolize anything which exists, and the worthless checks we write when our bank balance is zero….

Alfred Korzybski

If I didn't draw comics I was a worthless human being. It was tedious labor, so I worked fast to get it over with.

Robert Crumb

The stuff being promoted as serious culture and performed in the Lincoln Centre was absolutely worthless. There was no real emotion in it, the possibility of ingenuous experience had been replaced by an ideology of science and scientism.

Henry Flynt

In 1998 I was allowed to look at the file. They tell you 'file' and you expect a folder with maps, documents, testimonies. What they showed me was a folder containing two or three worthless papers.

Yoni Gilat

Trying to interview him before a game is completely and totally worthless. He gives you these kind of guttural grunts. He basically mumbles anyway, so I had difficulty understanding him.

Buzz Bissinger

Grant us a brief delay; impulse in everything is but a worthless servant.

Caecilius Statius

The freedom of speech is worthless without the freedom of offensive speech. Goebbels and Himmler were for freedom of speech that was inoffensive to the state.

Avram Noam Chomsky