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If a man loses his reverence for any part of life, he will lose his reverence for all of life.

Ade George


"You boys lookin' for trouble?" "Sure. Whaddya got?"

Bernanos Georges


"MacDonald has the gift on compressing the largest amount of words into the smallest amount of thoughts."

Burns George


Crucifixes are sexy because there's a naked man on them.

Burns George


The root of all superstition is that men observe when a thing hits, but not when it misses.

Carlin George


Is uniformity attainable? Millions of innocent men, women, and children, since the introduction of Christianity, have been burnt, tortured, fined, imprisoned; yet we have not advanced one inch towards uniformity. What has been the effect of coercio

Chapman George


Good government never depends upon laws, but upon the personal qualities of those who govern. The machinery of government is always subordinate to the will of those who administer that machinery. The most important element of government, therefore,

Cohan George M.


He that breaks a thing to find out what it is has left the path of wisdom.

Cohan George M.


Audacity, and again, audacity, and always audacity.

Eliot George


There is more to life than increasing its speed.

Eliot George


In a country where the sole employer is the State, opposition means death by slow starvation. The old principle: Who does not work shall not eat, has been replaced by a new one: Who does not obey shall not eat.

George


"We're not talking about the same thing," he said. "For you the world is weird because if you're not bored with it you're at odds with it. For me the world is weird because it is stupendous, awesome, mysterious, unfathomable; my interest has been to

George F. Baer railroad


Theology is an attempt to explain a subject by men who do not understand it. The intent is not to tell the truth but to satisfy the questioner.

George Kennan


Why be a man when you can be a success?

George Saunder


Mothers all want their sons to grow up to be President, but they don't want them to become politicians in the process.

George Seldes


... "fire" does not matter, "earth" and "air" and "water" do not matter. "I" do not matter. No word matters. But man forgets reality and remembers words. The more words he remembers, the cleverer do his fellows esteem him. He looks upon the great

Gillette George Francis


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

Gordon George


The danger is not that a particular class is unfit to govern. Every class is unfit to govern.

Jessel Sir George


I never believed in Santa Claus because I knew no white dude would come into my neighborhood after dark.

Kaufman George


None love the bearer of bad news.

Kaufman George S.


What sane person could live in this world and not be crazy?

McGovern George


I have never understood this liking for war. It panders to instincts already catered for within the scope of any respectable domestic establishment.

Meredith George


At twenty-six, Kate, though not promiscuous, had slept with most of the decent men in public life.

Orwell George


There are no accidents whatsoever in the universe.

Orwell George


Life would be tolerable but for its amusements.

Orwell George


A people living under the perpetual menace of war and invasion is very easy to govern. It demands no social reforms. It does not haggle over expenditures on armaments and military equipment. It pays without discussion, it ruins itself, and that is

Orwell George


The more the merrier.

Prentice George D.


I would like the government to do all it can to mitigate, then, in understanding, in mutuality of interest, in concern for the common good, our tasks will be solved.

Rockwell George Lincoln


You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.

Santayana George


Diplomacy is the art of letting the other party have things your way.

Santayana George


The only excuse for God is that he doesn't exist.

Santayana George


Under any conditions, anywhere, whatever you are doing, there is some ordinance under which you can be booked.

Santayana George


Well, you know, no matter where you go, there you are.

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


All the big corporations depreciate their possessions, and you can, too, provided you use them for business purposes. For example, if you subscribe to the Wall Street Journal, a business-related newspaper, you can deduct the cost of your house, beca

Shaw George Bernard


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

Shaw George Bernard


It is often the case that the man who can't tell a lie thinks he is the best judge of one.

Shaw George Bernard


Seize the day, put no trust in the morrow!

Shaw George Bernard


There is a road to freedom. Its milestones are Obedience, Endeavor, Honesty, Order, Cleanliness, Sobriety, Truthfulness, Sacrifice, and love of the Fatherland.

Shaw George Bernard


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

Shaw George Bernard


What's a cult? It just means not enough people to make a minority.

Shaw George Bernard


Do you realize the responsibility I carry? I'm the only person standing between Nixon and the White House.

Shaw George Bernard


What you want, what you're hanging around in the world waiting for, is for something to occur to you.

Shaw George Bernard


Politics, like religion, hold up the torches of matrydom to the reformers of error.

Shaw George Bernard


"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."

Wallace George


I reverently believe that the maker who made us all makes everything in New England, but the weather. I don't know who makes that, but I think it must be raw apprentices in the weather-clerks factory who experiment and learn how, in New England, fo

Wallace George


I believe that the moment is near when by a procedure of active paranoiac thought, it will be possible to systematize confusion and contribute to the total discrediting of the world of reality.

Washington George


I need another lawyer like I need another hole in my head.

Will George


The first sign of corruption in a society that is still alive is that the end justifies the means.

Will George


"I'm dying," he croaked. "My experiment was a success," the chemist retorted . "You can't really train a beagle," he dogmatized. "That's no beagle, it's a mongrel," she muttered. "The fire is going out," he bellowed. "Bad marksmanship," the h

Winters George





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