Throughout the greater part of his life George III was a kind of 'consecrated obstruction'.walter bagehot
Our semantic chickens have come home to roost? We have cometo accept all sorts of semantic inversions, just as George Orwell told us we would.
When I was in my 20s, I was a bookworm — spent 12 hours of the day in the library. How I met George, I'll never know.Laura Bush
While Financier George Soros was investing money in Kosovo's reconstruction, the George Soros Foundation for an Open Society had opened a branch office in Pristina establishing the Kosovo Foundation for an Open Society (KFOS) as part of the Soros' network of "non-profit foundations" in the Balkans.michel chossudovsky
Hello, I'm Boy George, and you are watching RBTV. Come out of the closet, all you students - we want you!boy george
George Dillon: [I]t's easy to answer the ultimate questions – it saves you bothering with the immediate ones.john osborne
I recall an incident involving the late George Stigler at a conference in Spain in the 1980s. Hearing that I had written a book on reason and natural law, Stigler started to ridicule reason, going so far as to say that there is as much reason in a monkey's antics as in any human act. At that point I asked him whether he was trying to tell me something about how he wrote his books; he gave me a blank stare and stormed out of the room.frank van dun
[George W. Bush] is lucky to be governor of Texas. He is unusually incurious, abnormally unintelligent, amazingly inarticulate, fantastically uncultured, extraordinarily uneducated, and apparently quite proud of all these things.christopher hitchens
"The top of the Great Pyramid [.....] there's no capstone on the pyramid. Till the year 2000 celebrations when George Bush [Snr.] and some of these guys put a phony one up there. See, they think they are going to have a new world order, and they probably are."kent hovind
It's not change when John McCain decided to stand with George Bush 95 percent of the time, as he did in the Senate last year.john mccain
We know all those facts about Florida and what Katherine Harris did, and the private firm that took African-Americans off the voting rolls and prohibited them from voting. But I've been surprised in this first week how many average Americans were not aware of all of the trickery and deceit that took place in the year before the election to fix it for George W. Bush.Michael Moore
In George Bush you get experience, and with me you get the future.dan quayle
The nearest approach to the infallible in literary judgment is represented in the colossal work of the teacher of all these three [Edmund Gosse, Edward Dowden and George Saintsbury], the greatest critic that ever lived – not an Englishman, but a Frenchman, the wonderful Sainte-Beuve.charles augustin sainte-beuve
It was possible to live under the regulations established by Sir George [Cockburn], but now we are tortured to death by pin-point wounds.
[In eighteenth-century Britain] engineers for the most began as simple workmen, skilful and ambitious but usually illiterate and self-taught. They were either millwrights like Bramah, mechanics like Murdoch and George Stephenson, or smiths like Newcomen and Maudslay.john desmond bernal
Esperanto was a very useful language, because wherever you went, you found someone to speak with. -- George Soros
In Iraq, a dictator is building and hiding weapons that could enable him to dominate the Middle East and intimidate the civilized world - and we will not allow it.george w. bush
Dear George: Remember no man is a failure who has friends.Clarence
We had prepared to play George Foreman and got George Formby.
There exists at present a living body, which is my body... I am one of those philosophers who have held that that ‘the Common Sense view of the world’ is in certain fundamental features, wholly true. George Edward Moore, in “A Defense of Common Sense” quoted in The Cambridge Companion to Thomas Reid p.319