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[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.

G Gen.

All this wheeling and dealing around, why, it isn't for money, it's for fun. Money's just the way we keep score.

G. Gordon Liddy's

Best Mistakes In Films In his "Filmgoer's Companion", Mr. Leslie Halliwell helpfully lists four of the cinema's greatest moments which you should get to see if at all possible. In "Carmen Jones", the camera tracks with Dorothy Dandridge down a st

G. Roy

What we cannot speak about we must pass over in silence.

G. Roy

As long as there are entrenched social and political distinctions between sexes, races or classes, there will be forms of science whose main function is to rationalize and legitimize these distinctions.

Galbraith J.K.

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

Galbraith J.K.

Traveling through hyperspace isn't like dusting crops, boy.

Galbraith John Kenneth

There cannot be a crisis next week. My schedule is already full.

Galbraith John Kenneth

Our policy is, when in doubt, do the right thing.

Galbraith John Kenneth

Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally.

Galilei Galileo

New York now leads the world's great cities in the number of people around whom you shouldn't make a sudden move.


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

Gallagher Eugene P.

San Francisco isn't what it used to be, and it never was.

Gallaher M.

If a jury in a criminal trial stays out for more than twenty-four hours, it is certain to vote acquittal, save in those instances where it votes guilty.

Gallaher M.

What does it take for Americans to do great things; to go to the moon, to win wars, to dig canals linking oceans, to build railroads across a continent? In independent thought about this question, Neil Armstrong and I concluded that it takes a coinci

Galsworthy John

If a thing's worth having, it's worth cheating for.


He who knows, does not speak. He who speaks, does not know.


It's pretty hard to tell what does bring happiness; poverty and wealth have both failed.

Gandhi Indira

Of all possible committee reactions to any given agenda item, the reaction that will occur is the one which will liberate the greatest amount of hot air.

Gandhi Indira

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

Gandhi Mahatma

I'm going to raise an issue and stick it in your ear.

Gandhi Mahatma

Roumanian-Yiddish cooking has killed more Jews than Hitler.

Gandhi Mahatma

An Englishman never enjoys himself, except for a noble purpose.

Gandhi Mahatma

The first thing I do in the morning is brush my teeth and sharpen my tongue.

Garbers J.

Fill what's empty, empty what's full, scratch where it itches.


Men freely believe that what they wish to desire.

Garrison William Lloyd

There are three rules for writing a novel. Unfortunately, no one knows what they are.

Garrison Keillor

It usually takes more than three weeks to prepare a good impromptu speech.

Gary Gilmore

My theology, briefly, is that the universe was dictated but not signed.

Gary Trudeau

Long were the days of pain I have spent within its walls, and long were the nights of aloneness; and who can depart from his pain and his aloneness without regret?

Gasset Jos'e Ortega Y

For courage mounteth with occasion.

Gauguin Paul

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Gauguin Paul

So little time, so little to do.

Gaulle Charles de

A university is what a college becomes when the faculty loses interest in students.

Gaulle Charles de

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

Gaultier Jules de

Marijuana will be legal some day, because the many law students who now smoke pot will someday become congressmen and legalize it in order to protect themselves.


I'll never get off this planet.

Gauvreay Emile Henry

This novel is not to be tossed lightly aside, but to be hurled with great force.

Gavin General James

We Americans, we're a simple people... but piss us off, and we'll bomb your cities.

Geis R.

The streets were dark with something more than night.

Geis R.

There is more to life than increasing its speed.

Geis R.

The public demands certainties; it must be told definitely and a bit raucously that this is true and that is false. But there are no certainties.

Gene Kirkwood

A critic is a bundle of biases held loosely together by a sense of taste.

Genter Quentin

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.


Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.

George F. Baer railroad

Dignity is like a flag. It flaps in a storm.

George Kennan

The control of the production of wealth is the control of human life itself.

George Saunder

When a shepherd goes to kill a wolf, and takes his dog along to see the sport, he should take care to avoid mistakes. The dog has certain relationships to the wolf the shepherd may have forgotten.

George Seldes

A wise person makes his own decisions, a weak one obeys public opinion.

Gerald Weinberg

I value kindness to human beings first of all, and kindness to animals. I don't respect the law; I have a total irreverence for anything connected with society except that which makes the roads safer, the beer stronger, the food cheaper, and old men

Gerould Katharine Fullerton

I went into a bar feeling a little depressed, the bartender said, "What'll you have, Bud"? I said," I don't know, surprise me". So he showed me a nude picture of my wife.

Gerrold David

Put a rogue in the limelight and he will act like an honest man.

Gerrold David

The future is a race between education and catastrophe.

Gess Bene

Once, I read that a man be never stronger than when he truly realizes how weak he is.

Getty J. Paul

"In Christianity neither morality nor religion come into contact with reality at any point."

Getty J.P.

If you can count your money, you don't have a billion dollars.

Giancana Sam

It is something to be able to paint a particular picture, or to carve a statue, and so to make a few objects beautiful; but it is far more glorious to carve and paint the very atmosphere and medium through which we look, which morally we can do. T

Giancana Sam e

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

Gibbon Edward

"The jig's up, Elman." "Which jig?"

Gibbon Edward

Why does a hearse horse snicker, hauling a lawyer away?

Gibbons Edward

The only way to keep your health is to eat what you don't want, drink what you don't like, and do what you'd rather not.

Gibran Kahlil

No bird soars too high if he soars with his own wings.

Gibran Kahlil

A synonym is a word you use when you can't spell the word you first thought of.

Gibran Kahlil

If the path be beautiful, let us not ask where it leads.

Gibson J.J.

Life is too short to be taken seriously.

Giddens Gary

Take care of the luxuries and the necessities will take care of themselves.

Gilbert W.S.

And tomorrow will be like today, only more so.

Gillette George Francis

Si Dieu n'existait pas, il faudrait l'inventer. [If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.]

Gilliam E.A.

The ultimate game show will be the one where somebody gets killed at the end.

Ginsberg Allen

Don't get mad, get even.

Ginsberg Allen

We should have a Vollyballocracy. We elect a six-pack of presidents. Each one serves until they screw up, at which point they rotate.

Giraudoux Jean

If you are of the opinion that the contemplation of suicide is sufficient evidence of a poetic nature, do not forget that actions speak louder than words.

Giraudoux Jean

According to the Rand McNally Places-Rated Almanac, the best place to live in America is the city of Pittsburgh. The city of New York came in twenty-fifth. Here in New York we really don't care too much. Because we know that we could beat up their

Glymour. C.

Generally speaking, the Way of the warrior is resolute acceptance of death.

Gnaeus Pompeius

You can fool all the people all of the time if the advertising is right and the budget is big enough.

Gobeil Madeleine

A memorandum is written not to inform the reader, but to protect the writer.

Godwin Gail

The capacity of human beings to bore one another seems to be vastly greater than that of any other animals. Some of their most esteemed inventions have no other apparent purpose, for example, the dinner party of more than two, the epic poem, and the

Goebbels Josef

He hath eaten me out of house and home.

Goering Hermann

If there is a sin against life, it consists perhaps not so much in despairing of life as in hoping for another life and in eluding the implacable grandeur of this life.

Goering Hermann

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


Instead of loving your enemies, treat your friends a little better.


If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous, he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and a man.


I accept chaos. I am not sure whether it accepts me. I know some people are terrified of the bomb. But then some people are terrified to be seen carrying a modern screen magazine. Experience teaches us that silence terrifies people the most.


Its name is Public Opinion. It is held in reverence. It settles everything. Some think it is the voice of God.


Adhere to your own act, and congratulate yourself if you have done something strange and extravagant, and broken the monotony of a decorous age.


The price one pays for pursuing any profession, or calling, is an intimate knowledge of its ugly side.


We are not a loved organization, but we are a respected one.

Goethe Johann Wolfgang von

Never buy from a rich salesman.

Goethe Johann van

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

Gold Vic

A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds.

Gold Barry

Extreme fear can neither fight nor fly.


Imagination is the one weapon in the war against reality.

Goldfinger Auric

Odets, where is thy sting?

Goldthwait Bobcat

Man is the measure of all things.

Goldwater Barry

When one burns one's bridges, what a very nice fire it makes.

Goldwater Barry

A man who cannot seduce men cannot save them either.

Goldwater Sen. Barry

"The Right Honorable Gentleman is indebted to his memory for his jests and to his imagination for his facts."

Goldwater Senator Barry

Sometimes a man who deserves to be looked down upon because he is a fool is despised only because he is a lawyer.

Goldwater Barry

On account of being a democracy and run by the people, we are the only nation in the world that has to keep a government four years, no matter what it does.

Goldwater Senator Barry

The true Southern watermelon is a boon apart, and not to be mentioned with commoner things. It is chief of the world's luxuries, king by the grace of God over all the fruits of the earth. When one has tasted it, he knows what the angels eat. It wa

Goldwyn Samuel

"There was an interesting development in the CBS-Westmoreland trial: both sides agreed that after the trial, Andy Rooney would be allowed to talk to the jury for three minutes about little things that annoyed him during the trial."

Goldwyn Samuel

Anything is possible on paper.

Goldwyn Samuel

For a light heart lives long.

Gondorf Henry

We're fantastically incredibly sorry for all these extremely unreasonable things we did. I can only plead that my simple, barely-sentient friend and myself are underprivileged, deprived and also college students.

Good Glynda the

...He who laughs does not believe in what he laughs at, but neither does he hate it. Therefore, laughing at evil means not preparing oneself to combat it, and laughing at good means denying the power through which good is self-propagating.

Goodman Saul

"Well," Brahma said, "even after ten thousand explanations, a fool is no wiser, but an intelligent man requires only two thousand five hundred."

Gordon Karen Elizabeth

My dear People. My dear Bagginses and Boffins, and my dear Tooks and Brandybucks, and Grubbs, and Chubbs, and Burrowses, and Hornblowers, and Bolgers, Bracegirdles, Goodbodies, Brockhouses and Proudfoots. Also my good Sackville Bagginses that I w

Gordon George

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

Gorin Amy

The average Ph.D thesis is nothing but the transference of bones from one graveyard to another.

Gorin Amy

We all declare for liberty, but in using the same word we do not all mean the same thing.

Gould Jay

If you're like most homeowners, you're afraid that many repairs around your home are too difficult to tackle. So, when your furnace explodes, you call in a so-called professional to fix it. The "professional" arrives in a truck with lettering on t

Gould Jay

America, how can I write a holy litany in your silly mood?

Goulden Joseph C.

We're only in it for the volume.

Goulden Joseph C.

How do you explain school to a higher intelligence?

Goulden Joseph C.

The politician is someone who deals in man's problems of adjustment. To ask a politician to lead us is to ask the tail of a dog to lead the dog.

Grant Cary

At ebb tide I wrote a line upon the sand, and gave it all my heart and all my soul. At flood tide I returned to read what I had inscribed and found my ignorance upon the shore.

Grant Cary

You can always pick up your needle and move to another groove.

Gravy Wavy

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.

Gregory Dick

If the colleges were better, if they really had it, you would need to get the police at the gates to keep order in the inrushing multitude. See in college how we thwart the natural love of learning by leaving the natural method of teaching what each

Greville Fulke

That's where the money was.

Grogan Emmett

Fast ship? You mean you've never heard of the Millennium Falcon?

Groucho Marx

There is a natural hootchy-kootchy to a goldfish.


Any road followed to its end leads precisely nowhere. Climb the mountain just a little to test it's a mountain. From the top of the mountain, you cannot see the mountain.

Guaspari David

Most Texans think Hanukkah is some sort of duck call.

Guido Mark

The two oldest professions in the world have been ruined by amateurs.


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


There is always something new out of Africa.


"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."


The greatest productive force is human selfishness.

Gusenberg Frank

Littering is dumb.

Guthrie Arlo

Marijuana will be legal some day, because the many law students who now smoke pot will someday become congressmen and legalize it in order to protect themselves.

Guzik Jake

Men will fuck mud.

Guzman Adolfo

Save a little money each month and at the end of the year you'll be surprised at how little you have.

Gween Actor Edmond

Thompson, if he is to be believed, has sampled the entire rainbow of legal and illegal drugs in heroic efforts to feel better than he does. As for the truth about his health: I have asked around about it. I am told that he appears to be strong and

Gyles Brandreth

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