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Scratch the average female and you'll find a purring bundle... at the ready to love and honor, bake a torte and still produce quintuplets.

Ade George


Trifles make perfection, and perfection is no trifle.

Bernanos Georges


Men are superior to women.

Burns George


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.

Burns George


"You can't survive by sucking the juice from a wet mitten."

Carlin George


A fool's brain digests philosophy into folly, science into superstition, and art into pedantry. Hence University education.

Chapman George


Destiny is a good thing to accept when it's going your way. When it isn't, don't call it destiny; call it injustice, treachery, or simple bad luck.

Cohan George M.


How can you prove whether at this moment we are sleeping, and all our thoughts are a dream; or whether we are awake, and talking to one another in the waking state?

Cohan George M.


To teach is to learn twice.

Eliot George


The possession of a book becomes a substitute for reading it.

Eliot George


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

George


The man-hating woman, like the cold woman, is largely imaginary. She is simply a woman who has done her best to snare a man and has failed.

George F. Baer railroad


I'm glad I was not born before tea.

George Kennan


What excuses stand in your way? How can you eliminate them?

George Saunder


Good-bye. I am leaving because I am bored.

George Seldes


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

Gillette George Francis


Just once I would like to persuade the audience not to wear any article of blue denim. If only they could see themselves in a pair of brown corduroys like mine instead of this awful, boring blue denim. I don't enjoy the sky or sea as much as I used

Gordon George


In "King Henry VI, Part II," Shakespeare has Dick Butcher suggest to his fellow anti-establishment rabble-rousers, "The first thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers." That action may be extreme but a similar sentiment was expressed by Thomas K. Co

Jessel Sir 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.

Kaufman George


"The chain which can be yanked is not the eternal chain."

Kaufman George S.


When your work speaks for itself, don't interrupt.

McGovern George


The Worst Car Hire Service When David Schwartz left university in 1972, he set up Rent-a-wreck as a joke. Being a natural prankster, he acquired a fleet of beat-up shabby, wreckages waiting for the scrap heap in California. He put on a cap and lo

Meredith George


Immature poets imitate, mature poets steal.

Orwell George


A likely impossibility is always preferable to an unconvincing possibility.

Orwell George


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

Orwell George


"Hey, Sam, how about a loan?" "Whattaya need?" "Oh, about $500." "Whattaya got for collateral?" "Whattaya need?" "How about an eye?"

Orwell George


There has been a little distress selling on the stock exchange.

Prentice George D.


A countryman between two lawyers is like a fish between two cats.

Rockwell George Lincoln


Dying is a very dull, dreary affair. My advice to you is to have nothing whatever to do with it.

Santayana George


Why are you doing this to me? Because knowledge is torture, and there must be awareness before there is change.

Santayana George


Three minutes' thought would suffice to find this out; but thought is irksome and three minutes is a long time.

Santayana George


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

Santayana George


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

Shaw George Bernard


Mundus vult decipi decipiatur ergo.

Shaw George Bernard


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

Shaw George Bernard


In the long run we are all dead.

Shaw George Bernard


Smartness runs in my family. When I went to school I was so smart my teacher was in my class for five years.

Shaw George Bernard


"I have to convince you, or at least snow you ..."

Shaw George Bernard


No one born with a mouth and a need is "innocent".

Shaw George Bernard


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

Shaw George Bernard


I'd just as soon kiss a Wookie.

Shaw George Bernard


Wait for that wisest of all counselors, Time.

Shaw George Bernard


If a guru falls in the forest with no one to hear him, was he really a guru at all?

Shaw George Bernard


The early bird who catches the worm works for someone who comes in late and owns the worm farm.

Shaw George Bernard


Getting into trouble is easy.

Wallace George


What!? Me worry?

Wallace George


If there were a school for, say, sheet metal workers, that after three years left its graduates as unprepared for their careers as does law school, it would be closed down in a minute, and no doubt by lawyers.

Washington George


I do not know whether I was then a man dreaming I was a butterfly, or whether I am now a butterfly dreaming I am a man.

Will George


Thou hast seen nothing yet.

Will George


He that composes himself is wiser than he that composes a book.

Winters George





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