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  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    Baseball has the great advantage over cricket of being sooner ended.
  • C. L. R. James
    C. L. R. James
    Trinidadian historian, journalist and socialist 1901-1989
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    Cricket is first and foremost a dramatic spectacle. It belongs with theatre, ballet, opera and the dance.
    Source: Beyond a Boundary
  • Harold Pinter
    Harold Pinter
    English playwright, screenwriter and director 1930-2008
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    I tend to think that cricket is the greatest thing that God ever created on earth - certainly greater than sex, although sex isn't too bad either.
  • Bill Bryson
    Bill Bryson
    American-British author 1951-
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    It is not true that the English invented cricket as a way of making all other human endeavours look interesting and lively; that was merely an unintended side effect. I don't wish to denigrate a sport that is enjoyed by millions, some of them awake and facing the right way, but it is an odd game.
    Source: In a Sunburned Country (US) / Down Under (UK) (2000)
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    The English are not a very spiritual people, so they invented cricket to give them some idea of eternity.
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
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    To expect a personality to survive the disintegration of the brain is like expecting a cricket club to survive when all of its members are dead.
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