Quotes by cigarette

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  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    A cigarette is the perfect type of a perfect pleasure. It is exquisite, and it leaves one unsatisfied. What more can one want?
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    A cigarette is a pinch of tobacco rolled in paper with fire at one end and a fool at the other.
  • Henry James
    Henry James
    American author 1843-1916
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    Experience was to be taken as showing that one might get a five-pound note as one got a light for a cigarette; but one had to check the friendly impulse to ask for it in the same way.
  • Billy Connolly
    Billy Connolly
    Scottish stand-up comedian, musician, actor 1942-
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    Fame is being asked to sign your autograph on the back of a cigarette packet.
  • Barbara Ehrenreich
    Barbara Ehrenreich
    American author and political activist 1941-
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    I complain to one of my fellow servers that I don't understand how she can go so long without food. Well, I don't understand how you can go so long without a cigarette, she responds in a tone of reproach. Because work is what you do for others; smoking is what you do for yourself.
    Source: Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting by in America (2001) Ch. 1: Serving in Florida (p. 31)
  • Barbara Ehrenreich
    Barbara Ehrenreich
    American author and political activist 1941-
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    If men were equally at risk from this condition - if they knew their bellies might swell as if they were suffering from end-stage cirrhosis, that they would have to go nearly a year without a stiff drink, a cigarette, or even an aspirin, that they would be subject to fainting spells and unable to fight their way onto commuter trains - then I am sure that pregnancy would be classified as a sexually transmitted disease and abortions would be no more controversial than emergency appendectomies.
  • Milan Kundera
    Milan Kundera
    Tsjech writer and criticus 1929-
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    Listening to a news broadcast is like smoking a cigarette and crushing the butt in the ashtray.
  • Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
    Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
    French writer 1873-1954
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    Smokers, male and female, inject and excuse idleness in their lives every time they light a cigarette.
  • Bill Blass
    Bill Blass
    American fashion designer 1922-2002
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    Something about glamour interested me. All my schoolbooks had drawings of women on terraces with a cocktail and a cigarette.
  • The advance planning and sense stimuli employed to capture a $10 million cigarette or soap market are nothing compared to the brainwashing and propaganda blitzes used to ensure control of the largest cash market in the world: the Executive Branch of the United States Government.
  • Barney Ross
    Barney Ross
    American professional boxer 1909-1967
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    The gunner's mate came up and started breaking the locks on the ammunition. Everything was locked up for fear that someone might go in there with a cigarette or something.
  • Tim O'Brien
    Tim O'Brien
    American novelist 1946-
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    Why do our politicians put warnings on cigarette packs and not on their own foreheads?
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    You must have a cigarette. A cigarette is the perfect type of a perfect pleasure. It is exquisite, and it leaves one unsatisfied. What more can one want?
    Source: The Picture of Dorian Gray
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