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Welcome to Lake Wobegon, where all the men are strong, the women are pretty, and the children are above-average.

Ade George


Language is a virus from another planet.

Bernanos Georges


The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.

Burns George


I am a deeply superficial person.

Burns George


History is nothing but a collection of fables and useless trifles, cluttered up with a mass of unnecessary figures and proper names.

Carlin George


Neckties strangle clear thinking.

Chapman George


Those who do things in a noble spirit of self-sacrifice are to be avoided at all costs.

Cohan George M.


I just asked myself... what would John DeLorean do?

Cohan George M.


The trouble with opportunity is that it always comes disguised as hard work.

Eliot George


There's no justice in this world.

Eliot George


The assertion that "all men are created equal" was of no practical use in effecting our separation from Great Britain and it was placed in the Declaration not for that, but for future use.

George


The best executive is one who has sense enough to pick good people to do what he wants done, and self-restraint enough to keep from meddling with them while they do it.

George F. Baer railroad


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

George Kennan


Being a miner, as soon as you're too old and tired and sick and stupid to do your job properly, you have to go, where the very opposite applies with the judges.

George Saunder


"It's a summons." "What's a summons?" "It means summon's in trouble."

George Seldes


Don't vote

Gillette George Francis


"It was a Roman who said it was sweet to die for one's country. The Greeks never said it was sweet to die for anything. They had no vital lies."

Gordon George


America, I'm putting my queer shoulder to the wheel.

Jessel Sir George


Remember folks. Street lights timed for 35 mph are also timed for 70 mph.

Kaufman George


I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.

Kaufman George S.


A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds.

McGovern George


By protracting life, we do not deduct one jot from the duration of death.

Meredith George


The use of money is all the advantage there is to having money.

Orwell George


Dear Ann Landers: My husband watches the TV preachers every Sunday. He claims one minister said there are 350 different sins. My husband wants to know if you can get the list. He thinks he is missing something.

Orwell George


You can't run away forever, But there's nothing wrong with getting a good head start.

Orwell George


The fact that an opinion has been widely held is no evidence that it is not utterly absurd; indeed, in view of the silliness of the majority of mankind, a widespread belief is more often likely to be foolish than sensible.

Orwell George


A writer is congenitally unable to tell the truth and that is why we call what he writes fiction.

Prentice George D.


The Hollywood tradition I like best is called "sucking up to the stars."

Rockwell George Lincoln


Campus sidewalks never exist as the straightest line between two points.

Santayana George


We should be glad we're living in the time that we are. If any of us had been born into a more enlightened age, I'm sure we would have immediately been taken out and shot.

Santayana George


War is delightful to those who have had no experience of it.

Santayana George


"Hey, Sam, how about a loan?" "Whattaya need?" "Oh, about $500." "Whattaya got for collateral?" "Whattaya need?" "How about an eye?"

Santayana George


Alas, I am dying beyond my means.

Shaw George Bernard


It's always darkest just before the lights go out.

Shaw George Bernard


Perfection is reached, not when there is no longer anything to add, but when there is no longer anything to take away.

Shaw George Bernard


In the space of one hundred and seventy-six years the Mississippi has shortened itself two hundred and forty-two miles. Therefore ... in the Old Silurian Period the Mississippi River was upward of one million three hundred thousand miles long ... se

Shaw George Bernard


We have reason to be afraid. This is a terrible place.

Shaw George Bernard


War hath no fury like a non-combatant.

Shaw George Bernard


Blessed are the young, for they shall inherit the national debt.

Shaw George Bernard


We cannot do everything at once, but we can do something at once.

Shaw George Bernard


Next to being shot at and missed, nothing is really quite as satisfying as an income tax refund.

Shaw George Bernard


The price of seeking to force our beliefs on others is that someday they might force their beliefs on us.

Shaw George Bernard


If the path be beautiful, let us not ask where it leads.

Shaw George Bernard


Dignity is like a flag. It flaps in a storm.

Shaw George Bernard


Be regular and orderly in your life, so that you may be violent and original in your work.

Wallace George


No-one would remember the Good Samaritan if he had only had good intentions. He had money as well.

Wallace George


Force has no place where there is need of skill.

Washington George


"Given the choice between accomplishing something and just lying around, I'd rather lie around. No contest."

Will George


In the first place, God made idiots; this was for practice; then he made school boards.

Will George


A woman who is guided by the head and not by the heart is a social pestilence: she has all the defects of the passionate and affectionate woman, with none of her compensations; she is without pity, without love, without virtue, without sex.

Winters George





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