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Reality is bad enough, why should I tell the truth?

Ade George

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

Bernanos Georges

XXI: It's easy to get a loan unless you need it. XXII: If stock market experts were so expert, they would be buying stock, not selling advice. XXIII: Any task can be completed in only one-third more time than is currently estimated. XXIV:

Burns George

Superstition, idolatry, and hypocrisy have ample wages, but truth goes a-begging.

Burns George

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

Carlin George

The means-and-ends moralists, or non-doers, always end up on their ends without any means.

Chapman George

The secret of success is sincerity. Once you can fake that, you've got it made.

Cohan George 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.

Cohan George M.

When the English language gets in my way, I walk over it.

Eliot George

Well, we'll really have a party, but we've gotta post a guard outside.

Eliot George

History is nothing but a collection of fables and useless trifles, cluttered up with a mass of unnecessary figures and proper names.


Were there no women, men might live like gods.

George F. Baer railroad

Know what I hate most? Rhetorical questions.

George Kennan

Absolutum obsoletum. (If it works, it's out of date.)

George Saunder

I'll turn over a new leaf.

George Seldes

Yevtushenko has... an ego that can crack crystal at a distance of twenty feet.

Gillette George Francis

Faith is under the left nipple.

Gordon George

We have reason to be afraid. This is a terrible place.

Jessel Sir George

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

Kaufman George

When the going gets tough, everyone leaves.

Kaufman George S.

Once there lived a village of creatures along the bottom of a great crystal river. Each creature in its own manner clung tightly to the twigs and rocks of the river bottom, for clinging was their way of life, and resisting the current what each had

McGovern George

There is always something new out of Africa.

Meredith 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

Orwell George

Judges, as a class, display, in the matter of arranging alimony, that reckless generosity which is found only in men who are giving away someone else's cash.

Orwell George

Freedom is what you do with what's been done to you.

Orwell George

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

Orwell George

Where do I find the time for not reading so many books?

Prentice George D.

You don't have to think too hard when you talk to teachers.

Rockwell George Lincoln

Whatever occurs from love is always beyond good and evil.

Santayana George

What we need in this country, instead of Daylight Savings Time, which nobody really understands anyway, is a new concept called Weekday Morning Time, whereby at 7 a.m. every weekday we go into a space-launch-style "hold" for two to three hours, durin

Santayana George

Suffering alone exists, none who suffer; The deed there is, but no doer thereof; Nirvana is, but no one is seeking it; The Path there is, but none who travel it.

Santayana George

Whom the mad would destroy, first they make Gods.

Santayana George

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

Shaw George Bernard

A committee is a group that keeps the minutes and loses hours.

Shaw George Bernard

The whole world is a scab. The point is to pick it constructively.

Shaw George Bernard

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.

Shaw George Bernard

One hundred women are not worth a single testicle.

Shaw George Bernard

All I kin say is when you finds yo'self wanderin' in a peach orchard, ya don't go lookin' for rutabagas.

Shaw George Bernard

A little inaccuracy sometimes saves tons of explanation.

Shaw George Bernard

Never buy from a rich salesman.

Shaw George Bernard

Nasrudin returned to his village from the imperial capital, and the villagers gathered around to hear what had passed. "At this time," said Nasrudin, "I only want to say that the King spoke to me." All the villagers but the stupidest ran off to spr

Shaw George Bernard

To accuse others for one's own misfortunes is a sign of want of education. To accuse oneself shows that one's education has begun. To accuse neither oneself nor others shows that one's education is complete.

Shaw George Bernard

Suburbia is where the developer bulldozes out the trees, then names the streets after them.

Shaw George Bernard

The time spent on any item of the agenda [of a finance committee] will be in inverse proportion to the sum involved.

Shaw George Bernard

Any philosophy that can be put "in a nutshell" belongs there.

Wallace George

He thought of Musashi, the Sword Saint, standing in his garden more than three hundred years ago. "What is the 'Body of a rock'?" he was asked. In answer, Musashi summoned a pupil of his and bid him kill himself by slashing his abdomen with a knife.

Wallace George

Nonsense and beauty have close connections.

Washington George

No small art is it to sleep: it is necessary for that purpose to keep awake all day.

Will George

So little time, so little to do.

Will George

Time is a great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all its pupils.

Winters George

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