Quotes with exception
One of the problems has to do with the speed of light and the difficulties involved in trying to exceed it. You can't. Nothing travels faster than the speed of light with the possible exception of bad news, which obeys its own special laws.
Mostly Harmless (1992)
There is an urge and rage in people to destroy, to kill, to murder, and until all mankind, without exception, undergoes a great change, wars will be waged, everything that has been built up, cultivated and grown, will be destroyed and disfigured, after which mankind will have to begin all over again.
They are no longer the same because I myself am no longer the same. India always changes people, and I have been no exception.
Heat and Dust, Chapter 1
I think this is the most extraordinary collection of talent, of human knowledge, that has ever been gathered together at the White House, with the possible exception of when Thomas Jefferson dined alone.
During dinner honoring Nobel Prize winners of the western hemisphere on April 29, 1962.
Insanity is the exception in individuals. In groups, parties, peoples, and times it is the rule.
Beyond Good and Evil
Almost without exception the interest of workers centers in the wage. If they could retain their accumulated wage with less effort they would do so. If the retention and increase depend on individual production they will respond to the compulsion.
Increasing Human Efficiency in Business - A contribution to the psychology of business (1911)