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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

Ade George

Do you know the difference between education and experience? Education is what you get when you read the fine print; experience is what you get when you don't.

Bernanos Georges

A man is known by the company he organizes.

Burns George

Life is one long struggle in the dark.

Burns George

Innovation is hard to schedule.

Carlin George

What passes for optimism is most often the effect of an intellectual error.

Chapman George

A dead man cannot bite.

Cohan George M.

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

Cohan George M.

Working with Julie Andrews is like getting hit over the head with a valentine.

Eliot George

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.

Eliot George

Think lucky. If you fall in a pond, check your pockets for fish.


You may have heard that a dean is to faculty as a hydrant is to a dog.

George F. Baer railroad

One picture is worth more than ten thousand words.

George Kennan

Take what you can use and let the rest go by.

George Saunder

We should realize that a city is better off with bad laws, so long as they remain fixed, then with good laws that are constantly being altered, that the lack of learning combined with sound common sense is more helpful than the kind of cleverness th

George Seldes

The trouble with opportunity is that it always comes disguised as hard work.

Gillette George Francis

He who knows others is wise. He who knows himself is enlightened.

Gordon George

IF I HAD A MINE SHAFT, I don't think I would just abandon it. There's got to be a better way.

Jessel Sir George

Confucius say too much.

Kaufman George

He who despairs over an event is a coward, but he who holds hopes for the human condition is a fool.

Kaufman George S.

He has not acquired a fortune; the fortune has acquired him.

McGovern George

An idea is an eye given by God for the seeing of God. Some of these eyes we cannot bear to look out of, we blind them as quickly as possible.

Meredith George

The closest to perfection a person ever comes is when he fills out a job application form.

Orwell George

Where it is a duty to worship the sun it is pretty sure to be a crime to examine the laws of heat.

Orwell George

Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.

Orwell George

It is bad luck to be superstitious.

Orwell George

I know on which side my bread is buttered.

Prentice George D.

Moderation is a fatal thing. Nothing succeeds like excess.

Rockwell George Lincoln

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.

Santayana George

The life which is unexamined is not worth living.

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

Don't go to bed with no price on your head.

Santayana George

"Die? I should say not, dear fellow. No Barrymore would allow such a conventional thing to happen to him."

Shaw George Bernard

It is so stupid of modern civilisation to have given up believing in the devil when he is the only explanation of it.

Shaw George Bernard

Never try to teach a pig to sing. It wastes your time and annoys the pig.

Shaw George Bernard

Honesty pays, but it doesn't seem to pay enough to suit some people.

Shaw George Bernard

Do not use that foreign word "ideals". We have that excellent native word "lies".

Shaw George Bernard

Receiving a million dollars tax free will make you feel better than being flat broke and having a stomach ache.

Shaw George Bernard

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

Shaw George Bernard

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

Shaw George Bernard

Man is the measure of all things.

Shaw George Bernard

You k'n hide de fier, but w'at you gwine do wid de smoke?

Shaw George Bernard

Depend on the rabbit's foot if you will, but remember, it didn't help the rabbit.

Shaw George Bernard

Perfection is reached, not when there is no longer anything to add, but when there is no longer anything to take away.

Shaw George Bernard

Some men are heterosexual, and some are bisexual, and some men don't think about sex at all... they become lawyers.

Wallace George

Hotels are tired of getting ripped off. I checked into a hotel and they had towels from my house.

Wallace George

If your happiness depends on what somebody else does, I guess you do have a problem.

Washington George

Joe Cool always spends the first two weeks at college sailing his frisbee.

Will George

... [concerning quotation marks] even if we *___did* quote anybody in this business, it probably would be gibberish.

Will George

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

Winters George

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If you bring forth what is within you, what you bring forth will save you. If you do not bring forth what is within you, what you do not bring forth will destroy you.

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George Kennan
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