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A good scapegoat is hard to find. A guilty conscience is the mother of invention.

Ade George

Then a man said: Speak to us of Expectations. He then said: If a man does not see or hear the waters of the Jordan, then he should not taste the pomegranate or ply his wares in an open market. If a man would not labour in the salt and rock quarri

Bernanos Georges

Happiness isn't something you experience; it's something you remember.

Burns George

Walking on water wasn't built in a day.

Burns George

The greatest griefs are those we cause ourselves.

Carlin George

Nothing is more admirable than the fortitude with which millionaires tolerate the disadvantages of their wealth.

Chapman George

Examinations are formidable even to the best prepared, for even the greatest fool may ask more the the wisest man can answer.

Cohan George M.

Once he had one leg in the White House and the nation trembled under his roars. Now he is a tinpot pope in the Coca-Cola belt and a brother to the forlorn pastors who belabor halfwits in galvanized iron tabernacles behind the railroad yards."

Cohan George M.

Housework can kill you if done right.

Eliot George

The absurd is the essential concept and the first truth.

Eliot George

"Well," Brahma said, "even after ten thousand explanations, a fool is no wiser, but an intelligent man requires only two thousand five hundred."


Suffering alone exists, none who suffer; The deed there is, but no doer thereof; Nirvana is, but no one is seeking it; The Path there is, but none who travel it.

George F. Baer railroad

Lots of folks confuse bad management with destiny.

George Kennan

Laws are like sausages. It's better not to see them being made.

George Saunder

If a jury in a criminal trial stays out for more than twenty-four hours, it is certain to vote acquittal, save in those instances where it votes guilty.

George Seldes

Wait for that wisest of all counselors, Time.

Gillette George Francis

IV. The time required for an object to fall twenty stories is greater than or equal to the time it takes for whoever knocked it off the ledge to spiral down twenty flights to attempt to capture it unbroken. Such an object is inevitably price

Gordon George

Practice yourself what you preach.

Jessel Sir George

"What are you watching?" "I don't know." "Well, what's happening?" "I'm not sure... I think the guy in the hat did something terrible." "Why are you watching it?" "You're so analytical. Sometimes you just have to let art flow over you."

Kaufman George

L'hazard ne favorise que l'esprit prepare.

Kaufman George S.

All of the true things I am about to tell you are shameless lies.

McGovern George

Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.

Meredith George

Would it help if I got out and pushed?

Orwell George

Who's scruffy-looking?

Orwell George

If there is a sin against life, it consists perhaps not so much in despairing of life as in hoping for another life and in eluding the implacable grandeur of this life.

Orwell George

Marijuana will be legal some day, because the many law students who now smoke pot will someday become congressmen and legalize it in order to protect themselves.

Orwell George

Nothing recedes like success.

Prentice George D.

Death is life's way of telling you you've been fired.

Rockwell George Lincoln

The shortest distance between two points is under construction.

Santayana George

Never keep up with the Joneses. Drag them down to your level.

Santayana George

"The jig's up, Elman." "Which jig?"

Santayana George

If I were a grave-digger or even a hangman, there are some people I could work for with a great deal of enjoyment.

Santayana George

It is a sobering thought that when Mozart was my age, he had been dead for two years.

Shaw George Bernard

A man's house is his castle.

Shaw George Bernard

I think... I think it's in my basement... Let me go upstairs and check.

Shaw George Bernard

There are many of us in this old world of ours who hold that things break about even for all of us. I have observed, for example, that we all get about the same amount of ice. The rich get it in the summer and the poor get it in the winter.

Shaw George Bernard

It is a lesson which all history teaches wise men, to put trust in ideas, and not in circumstances.

Shaw George Bernard

There are three reasons for becoming a writer: the first is that you need the money; the second that you have something to say that you think the world should know; the third is that you can't think what to do with the long winter evenings.

Shaw George Bernard

The price one pays for pursuing any profession, or calling, is an intimate knowledge of its ugly side.

Shaw George Bernard

The confusion of a staff member is measured by the length of his memos.

Shaw George Bernard

You must be the change you wish to see in the world.

Shaw George Bernard

There is no sin but ignorance.

Shaw George Bernard

If there is no God, who pops up the next Kleenex?

Shaw George Bernard

A platitude is simply a truth repeated till people get tired of hearing it.

Shaw George Bernard

It has long been noticed that juries are pitiless for robbery and full of indulgence for infanticide. A question of interest, my dear Sir! The jury is afraid of being robbed and has passed the age when it could be a victim of infanticide.

Wallace George

Plumbing is one of the easier of do-it-yourself activities, requiring only a few simple tools and a willingness to stick your arm into a clogged toilet. In fact, you can solve many home plumbing problems, such as annoying faucet drip, merely by tur

Wallace George

Sho' they got to have it against the law. Shoot, ever'body git high, they wouldn't be nobody git up and feed the chickens. Hee-hee.

Washington George

Education is the process of casting false pearls before real swine.

Will George

What an author likes to write most is his signature on the back of a cheque.

Will George

Never promise more than you can perform.

Winters George

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