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Your friends will know you better in the first minute you meet than your acquaintances will know you in a thousand years.

Ade George


The rights and interests of the laboring man will be protected and cared for not by our labor agitators, but by the Christian men to whom God in his infinite wisdom has given control of property interests of the country, and upon the successful manag

Bernanos Georges


If I were a grave-digger or even a hangman, there are some people I could work for with a great deal of enjoyment.

Burns George


Alas, how love can trifle with itself!

Burns George


Being in politics is like being a football coach. You have to be smart enough to understand the game and dumb enough to think it's important.

Carlin George


A Polish worker walks into a bank to deposit his paycheck. He has heard about Poland's economic problems, and he asks what would happen to his money if the bank collapsed. "All of our deposits are guaranteed by the finance ministry, sir," the telle

Chapman George


We are governed not by armies and police but by ideas.

Cohan George M.


It will be generally found that those who sneer habitually at human nature and affect to despise it, are among its worst and least pleasant examples.

Cohan George M.


This wasn't just plain terrible, this was fancy terrible. This was terrible with raisins in it.

Eliot George


Snakes. Why did it have to be snakes?

Eliot George


Yet creeds mean very little, Coth answered the dark god, still speaking almost gently. The optimist proclaims that we live in the best of all possible worlds; and the pessimist fears this is true.

George


In Marseilles they make half the toilet soap we consume in America, but the Marseillaise only have a vague theoretical idea of its use, which they have obtained from books of travel.

George F. Baer railroad


Laws are like sausages. It's better not to see them being made.

George Kennan


I paid a visit to my local precinct in Greenwich Village and asked a sergeant to show me some rape statistics. He politely obliged. That month there had been thirty-five rape complaints, an advance of ten over the same month for the previous year.

George Saunder


As long as war is regarded as wicked, it will always have its fascination. When it is looked upon as vulgar, it will cease to be popular.

George Seldes


If Beethoven's Seventh Symphony is not by some means abridged, it will soon fall into disuse.

Gillette George Francis


A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.

Gordon George


When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life.

Jessel Sir George


Whenever anyone says, "theoretically," they really mean, "not really."

Kaufman George


Someday, Weederman, we'll look back on all this and laugh... It will probably be one of those deep, eerie ones that slowly builds to a blood-curdling maniacal scream... but still it will be a laugh.

Kaufman George S.


With reasonable men I will reason; with humane men I will plead; but to tyrants I will give no quarter.

McGovern George


I didn't believe in reincarnation in any of my other lives. I don't see why I should have to believe in it in this one.

Meredith George


The marriage of Marxism and feminism has been like the marriage of husband and wife depicted in English common law: Marxism and feminism are one, and that one is marxism.

Orwell George


An actor's a guy who if you ain't talkin' about him, ain't listening.

Orwell George


The Law, in its majestic equality, forbids the rich, as well as the poor, to sleep under the bridges, to beg in the streets, and to steal bread.

Orwell George


The holy passion of Friendship is of so sweet and steady and loyal and enduring a nature that it will last through a whole lifetime, if not asked to lend money.

Orwell George


Long ago I proposed that unsuccessful candidates for the Presidency be quietly hanged, as a matter of public sanitation and decorum. The sight of their grief must have a very evil effect upon the young.

Prentice George D.


Every man who has reached even his intellectual teens begins to suspect that life is no farce; that it is not genteel comedy even; that it flowers and fructifies on the contrary out of the profoundest tragic depths of the essential death in which its

Rockwell George Lincoln


When a fellow says, "It ain't the money but the principle of the thing," it's the money.

Santayana George


The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.

Santayana George


Well, he thought, since neither Aristotelian Logic nor the disciplines of Science seemed to offer much hope, it's time to go beyond them... Drawing a few deep even breaths, he entered a mental state practiced only by Masters of the Universal Way of

Santayana George


He is now rising from affluence to poverty.

Santayana 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.

Shaw George Bernard


When the going gets tough, everyone leaves.

Shaw George Bernard


America is a melting pot. You know, where those on the bottom get burned, and the scum rises to the top.

Shaw George Bernard


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

Shaw George Bernard


He draweth out the thread of his verbosity finer than the staple of his argument.

Shaw George Bernard


What I tell you three times is true.

Shaw George Bernard


A woman occasionally is quite a serviceable substitute for masturbation. It takes an abundance of imagination, to be sure.

Shaw George Bernard


The lion and the calf shall lie down together but the calf won't get much sleep.

Shaw George Bernard


"You and I as individuals can, by borrowing, live beyond our means, but only for a limited period of time. Why should we think that collectively, as a nation, we are not bound by that same limitation?"

Shaw George Bernard


It's hard to drive at the limit, but it's harder to know where the limits are.

Shaw George Bernard


"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."

Shaw George Bernard


I hate mankind, for I think myself one of the best of them, and I know how bad I am.

Shaw George Bernard


The cart has no place where a fifth wheel could be used.

Wallace George


"You mean, if you allow the master to be uncivil, to treat you any old way he likes, and to insult your dignity, then he may deem you fit to hear his view of things?" "Quite the contrary. You must defend your integrity, assuming you have integrit

Wallace George


Gaiety is the most outstanding feature of the Soviet Union.

Washington George


After all, all he did was string together a lot of old, well-known quotations.

Will George


Fortune's Guide to Freshman Notetaking: WHEN THE PROFESSOR SAYS: YOU WRITE: Probably the greatest quality of the poetry John Milton

Will George


And what accomplished villains these old engineers were! What diabolical ways to sabotage they found! Nikolai Karlovich von Meck, of the People's Comissariat of Railroads ... would hold forth for hours on end about the economic problems involved in

Winters George





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