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Trouble will come soon enough, and when he does come, receive him as pleasantly as possible. Like the tax collector, he is a disagreeable chap to have in one's house, but the more amiably you greet him the sooner he will go away. - Artemus Ward

Be wary of strong drink. It can make you shoot at tax collectors, and miss. - Robert A. Heinlein

To be a book-collector is to combine the worst characteristics of a dope fiend with those of a miser. - Robertson Davies

There are one-story intellects, two-story intellects, and three-story intellects with skylights. All fact collectors with no aim beyond their facts are one-story men. Two-story men compare reason and generalize, using labors of the fact collectors as well as their own. Three-story men idealize, imagine, and predict. Their best illuminations come from above through the skylight. - Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

Jupiter is late in looking into his note-book. - Zenobius [Zenodatus]