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Of all men's miseries, the bitterest is this: to know so much and have control over nothing.

Ade George

Once there lived a village of creatures along the bottom of a great crystal river. Each creature in its own manner clung tightly to the twigs and rocks of the river bottom, for clinging was their way of life, and resisting the current what each had

Bernanos Georges

There are no accidents whatsoever in the universe.

Burns George

Great acts are made up of small deeds.

Burns George

Most general statements are false, including this one.

Carlin George

Truth never comes into the world but like a bastard, to the ignominy of him that brought her birth.

Chapman George

If a fool persists in his folly he shall become wise.

Cohan George M.

Arrakis teaches the attitude of the knife - chopping off what's incomplete and saying: "Now it's complete because it's ended here."

Cohan George M.

She applies her lipstick in spite of its contents: "greasy rouge, containing crushed and dried insect corpses for coloring, beeswax for stiffness, and olive oil to help it flow - the latter having the unfortunate tendency to go rancid several hours a

Eliot George

Beware of all enterprises that require new clothes, and not rather a new wearer of clothes.

Eliot George

The more laws and order are made prominent, the more thieves and robbers there will be.


Haste makes waste.

George F. Baer railroad

To every Ph.D. there is an equal and opposite Ph.D.

George Kennan

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.

George Saunder

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.

George Seldes

Certainly the game is rigged. Don't let that stop you; if you don't bet, you can't win.

Gillette George Francis

Illusion is the first of all pleasures.

Gordon George

Why isn't there a special name for the tops of your feet?

Jessel Sir George

Don't guess

Kaufman George

The most difficult thing in the world is to know how to do a thing and to watch someone else doing it wrong, without commenting.

Kaufman George S.

If we don't survive, we don't do anything else.

McGovern George

Time is but the stream I go a-fishing in.

Meredith George

The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.

Orwell George

Some women should be beaten regularly, like gongs.

Orwell George

A full belly makes a dull brain.

Orwell George

A game can by God repent or we'll punish it. That's how they did it in Salem in the seventeenth century, and that's how we'll do it now.

Orwell George

In the highest society, as well as in the lowest, woman is merely an instrument of pleasure.

Prentice George D.

Wisdom is knowing what to do with what you know.

Rockwell George Lincoln

[Maturity consists in the discovery that] there comes a critical moment where everything is reversed, after which the point becomes to understand more and more that there is something which cannot be understood.

Santayana George

The past always looks better than it was. It's only pleasant because it isn't here.

Santayana George

Women of genius commonly have masculine faces, figures and manners. In transplanting brains to an alien soil God leaves a little of the original earth clinging to the roots.

Santayana George

Having the fewest wants, I am nearest to the gods.

Santayana George

A little inaccuracy sometimes saves tons of explanation.

Shaw George Bernard

It is common sense to take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.

Shaw George Bernard

When you are at Rome live in the Roman style; when you are elsewhere live as they live elsewhere.

Shaw George Bernard

My father was a creole, his father a Negro, and his father a monkey; my family, it seems, begins where yours left off.

Shaw George Bernard

There is no doubt that my lawyer is honest. For example, when he filed his income tax return last year, he declared half of his salary as 'unearned income.'

Shaw George Bernard

My problem lies in reconciling my gross habits with my net income.

Shaw George Bernard

Non-Determinism is not meant to be reasonable.

Shaw George Bernard

The shortest distance between two points is under construction.

Shaw George Bernard

Work Hard. Rock Hard. Eat Hard. Sleep Hard. Grow Big. Wear Glasses If You Need 'Em.

Shaw George Bernard

What one believes to be true either is true or becomes true.

Shaw George Bernard

To have died once is enough.

Shaw George Bernard

I never cheated an honest man, only rascals. They wanted something for nothing. I gave them nothing for something.

Shaw George Bernard

You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.

Wallace George

If you only have a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.

Wallace George

Life is the living you do, Death is the living you don't do.

Washington George

Remember that there is an outside world to see and enjoy.

Will George

Do not despair of life. You have no doubt force enough to overcome your obstacles. Think of the fox prowling through wood and field in a winter night for something to satisfy his hunger. Notwithstanding cold and hounds and traps, his race survives

Will George

He who fears the unknown may one day flee from his own backside.

Winters George

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After his Ignoble Disgrace, Satan was being expelled from Heaven. As he passed through the Gates, he paused a moment in thought, and turned to God and said, "A new creature called Man, I hear, is soon to be created." "This is true," He replied.
Ambrose Bierce

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