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Famous British Quotes

'I see myself as a roving mosquito, choosing it's target.'.. Kenneth Williams

'Now that I know what I want, I don't have to hold on to it quite so much.'.. Lucien Freud

'Cowards die many times before their deaths; the valiant never taste of death but once'.. William Shakespeare

'If we don't end war, war will end us.'.. H G Wells

'Work is the curse of the drinking classes.'.. Oscar Wilde

'Anything for the quick life, as the man said when he took the situation at the lighthouse'.. Charles Dickens

'When I repress my emotion my stomach keeps score.'.. Enoch Powell

'Life is far too important a thing ever to talk seriously about.'.. Oscar Wilde

'The remedy is worse than the disease.'.. Sir Francis Bacon

'A clear and innocent conscience fears nothing.'.. Elizabeth I

'Despair is a narcotic. It lulls the mind into indifference.'.. Charlie Chaplin

'Swansea - Ugh, Lovely town'.. Dylan Thomas

'No amount of ability is of the slightest avail without honor.'.. Thomas Carlyle

'Life could be wonderful if people would leave you alone.'.. Charlie Chaplin

'Fill your paper with the breathings of your heart.'.. William Wordsworth

'Hope is a good breakfast, but it is a bad supper.'.. Sir Francis Bacon

'Think of the man who first tasted German Sausage'.. Jerome K Jerome

'It is not true that drink changes a man's character. It may reveal it more clearly.'.. John Osborne

'Boldness is a mask for fear, however great.'.. John Dryden

'A little nonsense now and then is relished by the wisest men.'.. Roald Dahl

'Remember that you are an Englishman, and have consequently won first prize in the lottery of life.'.. Cecil Rhodes

'The human species, according to the best theory I can form of it, is composed of two distinct races, the men who borrow and the men who lend.'.. Charles Lamb

'We shape our buildings; thereafter they shape us.'.. Winston Churchill

'If I had not some strength of will I would make a first class drunkard.'.. Ernest Shackleton

'Possession isn't nine-tenths of the law. It's nine-tenths of the problem'.. John Lennon

'An alcoholic is someone you don't like who drinks as much as you do'.. Dylan Thomas

'It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, far better rest that I go to, than I have ever known.'.. Charles Dickens

'Money can't buy you happiness but it does bring you a more pleasant form of misery.'.. Spike Milligan

'Great literature should do some good to the reader: must quicken his perception though dull, and sharpen his discrimination though blunt, and mellow the rawness of his personal opinions'.. A E Housman

'The person that loses their conscience has nothing left worth keeping.'.. Izaak Walton

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