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Smoking Quote #5: Butts on the Floor

I busted out of the place in a hurry and went to a saloon and drank beer, and said that for the rest of my life I’d never take a job in a place where you couldn’t throw cigarette butts on the floor. I was hooked on this writing for newspapers and magazines.

Jimmy Breslin

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Smoking Quote #4: The Perfect Pleasure

A cigarette is the perfect type of a perfect pleasure.  It is exquisite, and it leaves one unsatisfied.  What more can one want? 

Oscar Wilde, “The Picture of Dorian Gray”

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Smoking Quote #3: Turning Smoke Into Gold

I have known many persons who turned their gold into smoke, but you are the first to turn smoke into gold.

Queen Elizabeth I of England to Sir Walter Raleigh

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Smoking Quote #2: Cease a Thousand Times

To cease smoking is the easiest thing I ever did.  I ought to know because I’ve done it a thousand times.

Mark Twain

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Smoking Quote #1: Smoke Dances

Watching the smoke dance out of a cigarette is like watching a girl dance out of her dress.

D.H. Mondfleur

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