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Praise the Lord and pass the ammunition.

Ade George

There can be no daily democracy without daily citizenship.

Bernanos Georges

A real diplomat is one who can cut his neighbor's throat without having his neighbour notice it.

Burns George

Rascal, am I? Take THAT!

Burns George

One of my favorite jokes, a telling commentary on Jewish mothers' capacity to lay on guilt, involves the mother who gave her son two neckties on Chanuka. The boy hurried into his bedroom, ripped off the tie he was wearing, put on one of the ties his

Carlin George

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

Chapman George

The sky is blue so we know where to stop mowing.

Cohan George M.

I dread success. To have succeeded is to have finished one's business on earth, like the male spider, who is killed by the female the moment he has succeeded in his courtship. I like a state of continual becoming, with a goal in front and not behin

Cohan George M.

Shall we make a new rule of life from tonight: always to try to be a little kinder than is necessary?

Eliot George

They use different words for things in America. For instance they say elevator and we say lift. They say drapes and we say curtains. They say president and we say brain damaged git.

Eliot George

He was a fiddler, and consequently a rogue.


The fact that it works is immaterial.

George F. Baer railroad

The brotherhood of man is not a mere poet's dream; it is a most depressing and humiliating reality.

George Kennan

All [zoos] actually offer to the public in return for the taxes spent upon them is a form of idle and witless amusement, compared to which a visit to a penitentiary, or even to a State legislature in session, is informing, stimulating and ennobling.

George Saunder

The adjuration to be "normal" seems shockingly repellent to me; I see neither hope nor comfort in sinking to that low level. I think it is ignorance that makes people think of abnormality only with horror and allows them to remain undismayed at the

George Seldes

I would have promised those terrorists a trip to Disneyland if it would have gotten the hostages released. I thank God they were satisfied with the missiles and we didn't have to go to that extreme.

Gillette George Francis

You can't depend on the man who made the mess to clean it up.

Gordon George

There's no such thing as a free lunch.

Jessel Sir George

He missed an invaluable opportunity to hold his tongue.

Kaufman George

I treasure this strange combination found in very few persons: a fierce desire for life as well as a lucid perception of the ultimate futility of the quest.

Kaufman George S.

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

McGovern George

While we are sleeping, two-thirds of the world is plotting to do us in.

Meredith George

The mirror sees the man as beautiful, the mirror loves the man; another mirror sees the man as frightful and hates him; and it is always the same being who produces the impressions.

Orwell George

He who attacks the fundamentals of the American broadcasting industry attacks democracy itself.

Orwell George

My experience with government is when things are non-controversial, beautifully co-ordinated and all the rest, it must be that not much is going on.

Orwell George

Watch your mouth, kid, or you'll find yourself floating home.

Orwell George

Executive ability is deciding quickly and getting somebody else to do the work.

Prentice George D.

When we are planning for posterity, we ought to remember that virtue is not hereditary.

Rockwell George Lincoln

The greatest dangers to liberty lurk in insidious encroachment by men of zeal, well-meaning but without understanding.

Santayana George

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

Santayana George

She ran the gamut of emotions from 'A' to 'B'.

Santayana George

He didn't run for reelection. "Politics brings you into contact with all the people you'd give anything to avoid," he said. "I'm staying home."

Santayana George

A continuing flow of paper is sufficient to continue the flow of paper.

Shaw George Bernard

The Least Successful Police Dogs America has a very strong candidate in "La Dur", a fearsome looking schnauzer hound, who was retired from the Orlando police force in Florida in 1978. He consistently refused to do anything which might ruffle or of

Shaw George Bernard

Let's say your wedding ring falls into your toaster, and when you stick your hand in to retrieve it, you suffer Pain and Suffering as well as Mental Anguish. You would sue: * The toaster manufacturer, for failure to include, in the instructions

Shaw George Bernard

Think sideways!

Shaw George Bernard

It's better to be wanted for murder that not to be wanted at all.

Shaw George Bernard

Or you or I must yield up his life to Ahrimanes. I would rather it were you. I should have no hesitation in sacrificing my own life to spare yours, but we take stock next week, and it would not be fair on the company.

Shaw George Bernard

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

Shaw George Bernard

Blessed are the young, for they shall inherit the national debt.

Shaw George Bernard

Ninety percent of the politicians give the other ten percent a bad reputation.

Shaw George Bernard

Just close your eyes, tap your heels together three times, and think to yourself, `There's no place like home.'

Shaw George Bernard

If one inquires why the American tradition is so strong against any connection of State and Church, why it dreads even the rudiments of religious teaching in state-maintained schools, the immediate and superficial answer is not far to seek. ... The

Shaw George Bernard

Everything is possible. Pass the word.

Shaw George Bernard

Political history is far too criminal a subject to be a fit thing to teach children.

Wallace George

If you catch a man, throw him back.

Wallace George

I place economy among the first and most important virtues, and public debt as the greatest of dangers to be feared. To preserve our independence, we must not let our rulers load us with perpetual debt. If we run into such debts, we must be taxed i

Washington George

Sanity is the trademark of a weak mind.

Will George

Water, taken in moderation cannot hurt anybody.

Will George

"Cogito ergo I'm right and you're wrong."

Winters George

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