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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.

G Gen.

A verbal contract isn't worth the paper it's written on.

G. Gordon Liddy's

Living in New York City gives people real incentives to want things that nobody else wants.

G. Roy

The seven deadly sins ... Food, clothing, firing, rent, taxes, respectability and children. Nothing can lift those seven milestones from man's neck but money; and the spirit cannot soar until the milestones are lifted.

G. Roy

New Jersey is not the armpit of the nation; it's the asshole of the universe.

Galbraith J.K.

Go not to the elves for counsel, for they will say both yes and no.

Galbraith J.K.

He who has the courage to laugh is almost as much a master of the world as he who is ready to die.

Galbraith John Kenneth

We're living in a golden age. All you need is gold.

Galbraith John Kenneth

"God gives burdens; also shoulders" Jimmy Carter cited this Jewish saying in his concession speech at the end of the 1980 election. At least he said it was a Jewish saying; I can't find it anywhere. I'm sure he's telling the truth though; why wo

Galbraith John Kenneth

Remark of Dr. Baldwin's concerning upstarts: We don't care to eat toadstools that think they are truffles.

Galilei Galileo

Life is too short to be taken seriously.


Women are nothing but machines for producing children.

Gallagher Eugene P.

My advice to you, my violent friend, is to seek out gold and sit on it.

Gallaher M.

What I tell you three times is true.

Gallaher M.

The chief danger in life is that you may take too many precautions.

Galsworthy John

If ever the pleasure of one has to be bought by the pain of the other, there better be no trade. A trade by which one gains and the other loses is a fraud.


In a museum in Havana, there are two skulls of Christopher Columbus, "one when he was a boy and one when he was a man."


... 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.

Gandhi Indira

A beginning is the time for taking the most delicate care that balances are correct.

Gandhi Indira

God helps them that help themselves.

Gandhi Mahatma

It were not best that we should all think alike; it is difference of opinion that makes horse-races.

Gandhi Mahatma

"Plaese porrf raed."

Gandhi Mahatma

Whoever has lived long enough to find out what life is, knows how deep a debt of gratitude we owe to Adam, the first great benefactor of our race. He brought death into the world.

Gandhi Mahatma

As Gen. de Gaulle occassionally acknowledges America to be the daughter of Europe, so I am pleased to come to Yale, the daughter of Harvard.

Garbers J.

Writing about music is like dancing about architecture.


She cried, and the judge wiped her tears with my checkbook.

Garrison William Lloyd

An actor's a guy who if you ain't talkin' about him, ain't listening.

Garrison Keillor

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.

Gary Gilmore

Naked children have never played in _o_u_r fountains, and I.M. Pei will never be happy on Route 66.

Gary Trudeau

[He] took me into his library and showed me his books, of which he had a complete set.

Gasset Jos'e Ortega Y

Life is the living you do, Death is the living you don't do.

Gauguin Paul

"I have to convince you, or at least snow you ..."

Gauguin Paul

Cold is God's way of teling us to burn more Catholics.

Gaulle Charles de

The superfluous is very necessary.

Gaulle Charles de

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

Gaultier Jules de

The universe is made of stories, not of atoms.


The only problem with seeing too much is that it makes you insane.

Gauvreay Emile Henry

The only "ism" Hollywood believes in is plagiarism.

Gavin General James

You cannot see the wood for the trees.

Geis R.

Always do right. This will gratify some people and astonish the rest.

Geis R.

If what they've been doing hasn't solved the problem, tell them to do something else.

Geis R.

I believe that the moment is near when by a procedure of active paranoiac thought, it will be possible to systematize confusion and contribute to the total discrediting of the world of reality.

Gene Kirkwood

When your work speaks for itself, don't interrupt.

Genter Quentin

The future is a race between education and catastrophe.


Human resources are human first, and resources second.

George F. Baer railroad

Standards are different for all things, so the standard set by man is by no means the only 'certain' standard. If you mistake what is relative for something certain, you have strayed far from the ultimate truth.

George Kennan

Ben, why didn't you tell me?

George Saunder

Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.

George Seldes

I hate quotations.

Gerald Weinberg

If God is One, what is bad?

Gerould Katharine Fullerton

If there is no wind, row.

Gerrold David

"Why are we importing all these highbrow plays like `Amadeus'? I could have told you Mozart was a jerk for nothing."

Gerrold David

One picture is worth more than ten thousand words.

Gess Bene

Money can't buy happiness, but it can make you awfully comfortable while you're being miserable.

Getty J. Paul

Don't everyone thank me at once!

Getty J.P.

Like ya know? Rock 'N Roll is an esoteric language that unlocks the creativity chambers in people's brains, and like totally activates their essential hipness, which of course is like totally necessary for saving the earth, like because the first th

Giancana Sam

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

Giancana Sam e

Once a word has been allowed to escape, it cannot be recalled.

Gibbon Edward

If there were a school for, say, sheet metal workers, that after three years left its graduates as unprepared for their careers as does law school, it would be closed down in a minute, and no doubt by lawyers.

Gibbon Edward

Even if you do learn to speak correct English, whom are you going to speak it to?

Gibbons Edward

Reality is nothing but a collective hunch.

Gibran Kahlil

The truth is rarely pure, and never simple.

Gibran Kahlil

Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know.

Gibran Kahlil

When eating an elephant take one bite at a time.

Gibson J.J.

For the fashion of Minas Tirith was such that it was built on seven levels, each delved into a hill, and about each was set a wall, and in each wall was a gate.

Giddens Gary

You can get much further with a kind word and a gun than you can with a kind word alone.

Gilbert W.S.

No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.

Gillette George Francis

Imitation is the sincerest form of television.

Gilliam E.A.

Then, gently touching my face, she hesitated for a moment as her incredible eyes poured forth into mine love, joy, pain, tragedy, acceptance, and peace. "'Bye for now," she said warmly.

Ginsberg Allen

May you live in uninteresting times.

Ginsberg Allen

I am just a nice, clean-cut Mongolian boy.

Giraudoux Jean

The goys have proven the following theorem...

Giraudoux Jean

But you shall not escape my iambics.

Glymour. C.

Man is the measure of all things.

Gnaeus Pompeius

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

Gobeil Madeleine

"Necessity is the mother of invention" is a silly proverb. "Necessity is the mother of futile dodges" is much nearer the truth.

Godwin Gail

Ten years of rejection slips is nature's way of telling you to stop writing.

Goebbels Josef

If you think nobody cares if you're alive, try missing a couple of car payments.

Goering Hermann

Conscience doth make cowards of us all.

Goering Hermann

Another possible source of guidance for teenagers is television, but television's message has always been that the need for truth, wisdom and world peace pales by comparison with the need for a toothpaste that offers whiter teeth *___and* fresher


Necessity has no law.


All art is but imitation of nature.


No two persons ever read the same book.


Mental power tended to corrupt, and absolute intelligence tended to corrupt absolutely, until the victim eschewed violence entirely in favor of smart solutions to stupid problems.


The divinity of Jesus is made a convenient cover for absurdity. Nowhere in the Gospels do we find a precept for Creeds, Confessions, Oaths, Doctrines, and whole carloads of other foolish trumpery that we find in Christianity.


Delay not, Caesar. Read it instantly.


There's nothing remarkable about it. All one has to do is hit the right keys at the right time and the instrument plays itself.

Goethe Johann Wolfgang von

"No job too big; no fee too big!"

Goethe Johann van

Mike: "The Fourth Dimension is a shambles?" Bernie: "Nobody ever empties the ashtrays. People are SO inconsiderate."

Gold Vic

I've got all the money I'll ever need if I die by 4 o'clock.

Gold Barry

The price of success in philosophy is triviality.


Paradise is exactly like where you are right now ... only much, much better.

Goldfinger Auric

Rotten wood cannot be carved.

Goldthwait Bobcat

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

Goldwater Barry

"I wonder", he said to himself, "what's in a book while it's closed. Oh, I know it's full of letters printed on paper, but all the same, something must be happening, because as soon as I open it, there's a whole story with people I don't know yet

Goldwater Barry

We rarely find anyone who can say he has lived a happy life, and who, content with his life, can retire from the world like a satisfied guest.

Goldwater Sen. Barry

The day will come when the mystical generation of Jesus, by the Supreme Being as his Father, in the womb of a virgin will be classified with the fable of the generation of Minerva in the brain of Jupiter. But we may hope that the dawn of reason and

Goldwater Senator Barry

Perhaps the remembrance of these things will prove a source of future pleasure.

Goldwater Barry

An honest tale speeds best being plainly told.

Goldwater Senator Barry

There is no cure for birth and death other than to enjoy the interval.

Goldwyn Samuel

Isn't it nice that people who prefer Los Angeles to San Francisco live there?

Goldwyn Samuel

Being a woman is of special interest only to aspiring male transsexuals. To actual women it is merely a good excuse not to play football.

Goldwyn Samuel

One good turn asketh another.

Gondorf Henry

Lay off the muses, it's a very tough dollar.

Good Glynda the

The whole religious complexion of the modern world is due to the absence from Jerusalem of a lunatic asylum.

Goodman Saul

Work consists of whatever a body is obliged to do. Play consists of whatever a body is not obliged to do.

Gordon Karen Elizabeth

L'hazard ne favorise que l'esprit prepare.

Gordon George

The holy passion of Friendship is of so sweet and steady and loyal and enduring a nature that it will last through a whole lifetime, if not asked to lend money.

Gorin Amy

Innovation is hard to schedule.

Gorin Amy

The faster I go, the behinder I get.

Gould Jay

I don't want to achieve immortality through my work. I want to achieve immortality through not dying.

Gould Jay

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

Goulden Joseph C.

The only certainty is that nothing is certain.

Goulden Joseph C.

She cried, and the judge wiped her tears with my checkbook.

Goulden Joseph C.

What does education often do? It makes a straight cut ditch of a free meandering brook.

Grant Cary

If a man loses his reverence for any part of life, he will lose his reverence for all of life.

Grant Cary

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

Gravy Wavy

A fool's brain digests philosophy into folly, science into superstition, and art into pedantry. Hence University education.

Gregory Dick

... a thing called Ethics, whose nature was confusing but if you had it you were a High-Class Realtor and if you hadn't you were a shyster, a piker and a fly-by-night. These virtues awakened Confidence and enabled you to handle Bigger Propositions.

Greville Fulke

There is a natural hootchy-kootchy to a goldfish.

Grogan Emmett

It's hard to drive at the limit, but it's harder to know where the limits are.

Groucho Marx

"You can't survive by sucking the juice from a wet mitten."


Nice guys finish last, but we get to sleep in.

Guaspari David

This wasn't just plain terrible, this was fancy terrible. This was terrible with raisins in it.

Guido Mark

Ignorance is the Mother of Devotion.


Someday, Weederman, we'll look back on all this and laugh... It will probably be one of those deep, eerie ones that slowly builds to a blood-curdling maniacal scream... but still it will be a laugh.


The Public is merely a multiplied "me."


Like, if I'm not for me, then fer shure, like who will be? And if, y'know, if I'm not like fer anyone else, then hey, I mean, what am I? And if not now, like I dunno, maybe like when? And if not Who, then I dunno, maybe like the Rolling Stones?


Let me assure you that to us here at First National, you're not just a number. Youre two numbers, a dash, three more numbers, another dash and another number.

Gusenberg Frank

Inglish Spocken Hier: some mangled translations Sign on a cabin door of a Soviet Black Sea cruise liner: Helpsavering apparata in emergings behold many whistles! Associate the stringing apparata about the bosums and meet behind, flee then t

Guthrie Arlo

It doesn't matter whether you win or lose

Guzik Jake

Only that in you which is me can hear what I'm saying.

Guzman Adolfo

No man is an Iland, intire of it selfe; every man is a peece of the Continent, a part of the maine; if a Clod bee washed away by the Sea, Europe is the lesse, as well as if a Promontorie were, as well as if a Mannor of thy friends or of thine owne we

Gween Actor Edmond

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

Gyles Brandreth

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