A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006.

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“Wealth is the ability to fully experience life”

Boots on the Ground

“What are you doing out of jail?” (Thoreau’s reply to Emerson?)

“More powerful than the will to win is the courage to begin”

“Bodybuilding—When your mission in life is to be shaped like a uterus”

“Interest on debt grows without rain”

“If it came in a bottle, everyone would have a great body”

“Exercise should be regarded as tribute to the heart”

“I am pushing sixty—that is enough exercise for me”

“When I exercise, I wear all black—it’s like a funeral for my fat”

“Inequality is as dear to the American heart as liberty itself”

“True terror is waking one morning and discovering your high school class running the country”

“Fascism is capitalism in decay”

“A criminal is a person with predatory instincts without sufficient capital to form a corporation”

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