Winston Churchill
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'I have a fantasy where Ted Turner is elected president but refuses because he doesn't want to give up power.'.. Arthur C Clarke

'A gentleman is one who puts more into the world than he takes out'.. George Bernard Shaw

'I'm a classic example of all humorists - only funny when I'm working'.. Peter Sellers

'All fantasy should have a solid base in reality.'.. Max Beerbohm

'Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.'.. Edmund Burke

'Deer hunting would be a fine sport if only the deer had guns'.. W S Gilbert

'If you fell down yesterday, stand up today.'.. H G Wells

'A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament.'.. Oscar Wilde

'To be blind is not miserable; not to be able to bear blindness, that is miserable'.. John Milton

'I'd sooner be called a successful crook than a destitute monarch.'.. Charlie Chaplin

'Show me the man you honor, and I will know what kind of man you are.'.. Thomas Carlyle

'Life is what happens while you are busy making other plans.'.. John Lennon

'May not the complaint, that common people are above their station, often take its rise in the fact of uncommon people being below theirs?'.. Charles Dickens

'We are so fond on one another because our ailments are the same.'.. Jonathan Swift

'Great discoveries and improvements invariably involve the cooperation of many minds'.. Alexander Graham Bell

'All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.'.. John Stuart Mill

'Doing is the great thing, for if people resolutely do what is right, they come in time to like doing it.'.. John Ruskin

'Saints should always be judged guilty until they are proved innocent'.. George Orwell

'Well, my wife and I were married in a toilet - it was a marriage of convenience!'.. Tommy Cooper

'Though lovers be lost love shall not.'.. Dylan Thomas

'War is evil, but it is often the lesser evil.'.. George Orwell

'Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future.'.. Oscar Wilde

'Everything's complicated, even those things that seem flat in their bleakness or sadness'.. Nick Hornby

'We've discovered that the less we do, the more money we make.'.. Eric Idle

'A woman uses her intelligence to find reasons to support her intuition'.. GK Chesterton

'All conservatism is based upon the idea that if you leave things alone you leave them as they are. But you do not. If you leave a thing alone you leave it to a torrent of change'.. GK Chesterton

'If you are ever in doubt as to whether to kiss a pretty girl, always give her the benefit of the doubt.'.. Thomas Carlyle

'It's discouraging to think how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit.'.. Noel Coward

'God has two dwellings; one in heaven, and the other in a meek and thankful heart.'.. Izaak Walton

'The one phrase imperative to know in any foreign language is My friend will pay'.. Alan Whicker

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