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I'm not the person your mother warned you about... her imagination isn't that good.

Ade George

The only really good place to buy lumber is at a store where the lumber has already been cut and attached together in the form of furniture, finished, and put inside boxes.

Bernanos Georges

All the really good ideas I ever had came to me while I was milking a cow.

Burns George

Competitive fury is not always anger. It is the true missionary's courage and zeal in facing the possibility that one's best may not be enough.

Burns George

Every man is apt to form his notions of things difficult to be apprehended, or less familiar, from their analogy to things which are more familiar. Thus, if a man bred to the seafaring life, and accustomed to think and talk only of matters relating t

Carlin George

Freedom is what you do with what's been done to you.

Chapman George

Saints should always be judged guilty until they are proved innocent.

Cohan George M.

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Cohan George M.

I can't understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I'm frightened of the old ones.

Eliot George

When you have an efficient government, you have a dictatorship.

Eliot George

There are no great men, buster. There are only men.


Nothing is illegal if one hundred businessmen decide to do it.

George F. Baer railroad

If little green men land in your back yard, hide any little green women you've got in the house.

George Kennan

Dare to be naive.

George Saunder

Life is like a 10 speed bicycle. Most of us have gears we never use.

George Seldes

Just close your eyes, tap your heels together three times, and think to yourself, `There's no place like home.'

Gillette George Francis

"Plaese porrf raed."

Gordon George

Better tried by twelve than carried by six.

Jessel Sir George

"If once a man indulges himself in murder, very soon he comes to think little of robbing; and from robbing he next comes to drinking and Sabbath-breaking, and from that to incivility and procrastination."

Kaufman George

Practically perfect people never permit sentiment to muddle their thinking.

Kaufman George S.

A dream will always triumph over reality, once it is given the chance.

McGovern George

"Avoid revolution or expect to get shot. Mother and I will grieve, but we will gladly buy a dinner for the National Guardsman who shot you."

Meredith George

You're always thinking you're gonna be the one that makes 'em act different.

Orwell George

Before you ask more questions, think about whether you really want to know the answers.

Orwell George

"I may appear to be just sitting here like a bucket of tapioca, but don't let appearances fool you. I'm approaching old age ... at the speed of light."

Orwell George

There's no justice in this world.

Orwell George

Isn't it nice that people who prefer Los Angeles to San Francisco live there?

Prentice George D.

Once harm has been done, even a fool understands it.

Rockwell George Lincoln

True leadership is the art of changing a group from what it is to what it ought to be.

Santayana George

To accuse others for one's own misfortunes is a sign of want of education. To accuse oneself shows that one's education has begun. To accuse neither oneself nor others shows that one's education is complete.

Santayana George

Life is one long struggle in the dark.

Santayana George

To restore a sense of reality, I think Walt Disney should have a Hardluckland.

Santayana George

I think we're in trouble.

Shaw George Bernard

The trouble with being punctual is that nobody's there to appreciate it.

Shaw George Bernard

The true way goes over a rope which is not stretched at any great height but just above the ground. It seems more designed to make people stumble than to be walked upon.

Shaw George Bernard

Democracy is a form of government that substitutes election by the incompetent many for appointment by the corrupt few.

Shaw George Bernard

Television has proved that people will look at anything rather than each other.

Shaw George Bernard

A woman's a woman until the day she dies, but a man's only a man as long as he can.

Shaw George Bernard

Political history is far too criminal a subject to be a fit thing to teach children.

Shaw George Bernard

If Christianity was morality, Socrates would be the Saviour.

Shaw George Bernard

Yield to Temptation ... it may not pass your way again.

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

"I wonder", he said to himself, "what's in a book while it's closed. Oh, I know it's full of letters printed on paper, but all the same, something must be happening, because as soon as I open it, there's a whole story with people I don't know yet

Shaw George Bernard

Heaven and earth were created all together in the same instant, on October 23rd, 4004 B.C. at nine o'clock in the morning.

Shaw George Bernard

Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society.

Wallace George

If reporters don't know that truth is plural, they ought to be lawyers.

Wallace George

... Our second completely true news item was sent to me by Mr. H. Boyce Connell Jr. of Atlanta, Ga., where he is involved in a law firm. One thing I like about the South is, folks there care about tradition. If somebody gets handed a name like "H.

Washington George

Your manuscript is both good and original, but the part that is good is not original and the part that is original is not good.

Will George

It is not enough that I should succeed. Others must fail.

Will George

Fess: Well, you must admit there is something innately humorous about a man chasing an invention of his own halfway across the galaxy. Rod: Oh yeah, it's a million yuks, sure. But after all, isn't that the basic difference between robots and human

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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