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If I had a formula for bypassing trouble, I would not pass it around. Trouble creates a capacity to handle it. I don't say embrace trouble; that's as bad as treating it as an enemy. But I do say meet it as a friend, for you'll see a lot of it and y

Ade George


Look, we trade every day out there with hustlers, deal-makers, shysters, con-men. That's the way businesses get started. That's the way this country was built.

Bernanos Georges


She applies her lipstick in spite of its contents: "greasy rouge, containing crushed and dried insect corpses for coloring, beeswax for stiffness, and olive oil to help it flow - the latter having the unfortunate tendency to go rancid several hours a

Burns George


Man must shape his tools lest they shape him.

Burns George


Genius is pain.

Carlin George


Before he became a hermit, Zarathud was a young Priest, and took great delight in making fools of his opponents in front of his followers. One day Zarathud took his students to a pleasant pasture and there he confronted The Sacred Chao while She

Chapman George


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

Cohan George M.


Doctors and lawyers must go to school for years and years, often with little sleep and with great sacrifice to their first wives.

Cohan George M.


(1) Avoid fried meats which angry up the blood. (2) If your stomach antagonizes you, pacify it with cool thoughts. (3) Keep the juices flowing by jangling around gently as you move. (4) Go very lightly on the vices, such as carrying on in society, as

Eliot George


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.

Eliot George


Cleanliness becomes more important when godliness is unlikely.

George


Don't get mad, get even.

George F. Baer railroad


Treat your friend as if he might become an enemy.

George Kennan


There is a natural hootchy-kootchy to a goldfish.

George Saunder


Chapter 1 The story so far: In the beginning the Universe was created. This has made a lot of people very angry and been widely regarded as a bad move.

George Seldes


... 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.

Gillette George Francis


A woman takes off her claim to respect along with her garments.

Gordon George


Indeed, the first noble truth of Buddhism, usually translated as `all life is suffering,' is more accurately rendered `life is filled with a sense of pervasive unsatisfactoriness.'

Jessel Sir George


The only happiness lies in reason; all the rest of the world is dismal. The highest reason, however, I see in the work of the artist, and he may experience it as such. Happiness lies in the swiftness of feeling and thinking: all the rest of the worl

Kaufman George


No is no negative in a woman's mouth.

Kaufman George S.


The term "fire" brings up visions of violence and mayhem and the ugly scene of shooting employees who make mistakes. We will now refer to this process as "deleting" an employee (much as a file is deleted from a disk). The employee is simply there o

McGovern George


My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.

Meredith George


If a thing's worth doing, it is worth doing badly.

Orwell George


"MOKE DAT YIGARETTE"

Orwell George


The most costly of all follies is to believe passionately in the palpably not true. It is the chief occupation of mankind.

Orwell George


When the going gets tough, everyone leaves.

Orwell George


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

Prentice George D.


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

Rockwell George Lincoln


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

Santayana George


If we see the light at the end of the tunnel, it's the light of an oncoming train.

Santayana 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

Santayana George


In every hierarchy the cream rises until it sours.

Santayana George


Now, you might ask, "How do I get one of those complete home tool sets for under $4?" An excellent question. Go to one of those really cheap discount stores where they sell plastic furniture in colors visible from the planet Neptune and where they

Shaw George Bernard


As failures go, attempting to recall the past is like trying to grasp the meaning of existence. Both make one feel like a baby clutching at a basketball: one's palms keep sliding off.

Shaw George Bernard


The penalty for laughing in a courtroom is six months in jail; if it were not for this penalty, the jury would never hear the evidence.

Shaw George Bernard


It is your concern when your neighbor's wall is on fire.

Shaw George Bernard


Would ye both eat your cake and have your cake?

Shaw George Bernard


We are what we pretend to be.

Shaw George Bernard


You can no more win a war than you can win an earthquake.

Shaw George Bernard


If you hype something and it succeeds, you're a genius

Shaw George Bernard


The universe is made of stories, not of atoms.

Shaw George Bernard


Never look a gift horse in the mouth.

Shaw George Bernard


Words have a longer life than deeds.

Shaw George Bernard


There seems no plan because it is all plan.

Shaw George Bernard


A little inaccuracy sometimes saves tons of explanation.

Wallace George


Piece of cake!

Wallace George


Why be a man when you can be a success?

Washington George


Facts are the enemy of truth.

Will George


Credit ... is the only enduring testimonial to man's confidence in man.

Will George


Time goes, you say? Ah no! Time stays, *we* go.

Winters George





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