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Man proposes, God disposes.

Ade George


If we spoke a different language, we would perceive a somewhat different world.

Bernanos Georges


There are three infallible ways of pleasing an author, and the three form a rising scale of compliment: 1, to tell him you have read one of his books; 2, to tell him you have read all of his books; 3, to ask him to let you read the manuscript of his

Burns George


A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer.

Burns George


Dying is easy. Comedy is difficult.

Carlin George


Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been.

Chapman George


Not to laugh, not to lament, not to curse, but to understand.

Cohan George M.


"... an experienced, industrious, ambitious, and often quite often picturesque liar."

Cohan George M.


Thou hast seen nothing yet.

Eliot George


Now it is such a bizarrely improbable coincidence that anything so mind- bogglingly useful could have evolved purely by chance that some thinkers have chosen to see it as a final and clinching proof of the non-existence of God. The argument follows:

Eliot George


Whatever is not nailed down is mine. Whatever I can pry up is not nailed down.

George


an idiot politically. But the designations may be good business for war veterans. Having bled for their country in 1861 and 1918, they have bled it all they could consequently. And why not?"

George F. Baer railroad


There is always something new out of Africa.

George Kennan


The lovely woman-child Kaa was mercilessly chained to the cruel post of the warrior-chief Beast, with his barbarian tribe now stacking wood at her nubile feet, when the strong clear voice of the poetic and heroic Handsomas roared, 'Flick your Bic, cr

George Saunder


When a shepherd goes to kill a wolf, and takes his dog along to see the sport, he should take care to avoid mistakes. The dog has certain relationships to the wolf the shepherd may have forgotten.

George Seldes


Civilization is the limitless multiplication of unnecessary necessities.

Gillette George Francis


Unless hours were cups of sack, and minutes capons, and clocks the tongues of bawds, and dials the signs of leaping houses, and the blessed sun himself a fair, hot wench in flame-colored taffeta, I see no reason why thou shouldst be so superfluous to

Gordon George


History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree on.

Jessel Sir George


It is easier to resist at the beginning than at the end.

Kaufman George


It's not enough to be Hungarian; you must have talent too.

Kaufman George S.


To know Edina is to reject it.

McGovern George


The only certainty is that nothing is certain.

Meredith George


There's no trick to being a humorist when you have the whole government working for you.

Orwell George


What good is an obscenity trial except to popularize literature?

Orwell George


When I first arrived in this country I had only fifteen cents in my pocket and a willingness to compromise.

Orwell George


Think lucky. If you fall in a pond, check your pockets for fish.

Orwell George


The time spent on any item of the agenda [of a finance committee] will be in inverse proportion to the sum involved.

Prentice George D.


When a place gets crowded enough to require ID's, social collapse is not far away. It is time to go elsewhere. The best thing about space travel is that it made it possible to go elsewhere.

Rockwell George Lincoln


We're living in a golden age. All you need is gold.

Santayana George


Receiving a million dollars tax free will make you feel better than being flat broke and having a stomach ache.

Santayana George


And tomorrow will be like today, only more so.

Santayana George


Every why hath a wherefore.

Santayana George


The Army has carried the American ... ideal to its logical conclusion. Not only do they prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, creed and color, but also on ability.

Shaw George Bernard


I owe the government $3400 in taxes. So I sent them two hammers and a toilet seat.

Shaw George Bernard


"Do you think there's a God?" "Well, ____SOMEbody's out to get me!"

Shaw George Bernard


A classic is something that everyone wants to have read and nobody wants to read.

Shaw George Bernard


Naked children have never played in _o_u_r fountains, and I.M. Pei will never be happy on Route 66.

Shaw George Bernard


[District Attorneys] learn in District Attorney School that there are two sure-fire ways to get a lot of favorable publicity: (1) Go down and raid all the lockers in the local high school and confiscate 53 marijuana cigarettes and put them in a

Shaw George Bernard


It has long been an axiom of mine that the little things are infinitely the most important.

Shaw George Bernard


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

Shaw George Bernard


Don't get the idea that I'm one of those goddamn radicals. Don't get the idea that I'm knocking the American system.

Shaw George Bernard


Walking on water wasn't built in a day.

Shaw George Bernard


You shouldn't wallow in self-pity. But it's OK to put your feet in it and swish them around a little.

Shaw George Bernard


When alerted to an intrusion by tinkling glass or otherwise, 1) Calm yourself 2) Identify the intruder 3) If hostile, kill him. Step number 3 is of particular importance. If you leave the guy alive out of misguided softheartedness, he will repay y

Shaw George Bernard


It is not doing the thing we like to do, but liking the thing we have to do, that makes life blessed.

Wallace George


You knew the job was dangerous when you took it, Fred.

Wallace George


You can bear anything if it isn't your own fault.

Washington George


We have art that we do not die of the truth.

Will George


When you say that you agree to a thing in principle, you mean that you have not the slightest intention of carrying it out in practice.

Will George


The faster we go, the rounder we get.

Winters George





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