Quotes by dirty
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William Somerset Maugham
English writer 1874-1965
Love is only the dirty trick played on us to achieve continuation of the species.
English writer and poet 1819-1880
Gossip is a sort of smoke that comes from the dirty tobacco-pipes of those who diffuse it: it proves nothing but the bad taste of the smoker.
American writer, screenwriter 1893-1981
That our popular art forms have become so obsessed with sex has turned the U.S.A into a nation of hobbledehoys; as if grown people don't have more vital concerns, such as taxes, inflation, dirty politics, earning a living, getting an education, or keeping out of jail.
English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
A dirty joke is a sort of mental rebellion.
British presenter, actor, comedian, singer, dancer and screenwriter 1928-2017
All kids love to get dirty, but if I wandered into the garage, my father would say: 'Son, you're not going to have filthy hands like mine. You're going into show business.'
Australian comedian, actor, artist, and author 1934-
Although there were many who did the dirty on him in the envious world of letters, Stephen* never let any of them live rent-free in his brain.Source: My Life as Me: A Memoir
William S. Burroughs
American writer and artist 1914-1997
America is not a young land: it is old and dirty and evil before the settlers, before the Indians. The evil is there waiting.
American artist 1941-
And so I put down some of the things that he said, about keeping your tools sharpened and not letting them lie on the ground where they get hurt or get abused and dirty and can't find them. And some thoughts about how his father used to do things.
American feminist writer 1934-
Any woman who chooses to behave like a full human being should be warned that the armies of the status quo will treat her as something of a dirty joke. That's their natural and first weapon.
Robert A. Cook
American Christian author, radio broadcaster, and pastor 1912-1991
Cut your morning devotions into your personal grooming. You would not go out to work with a dirty face. Why start the day with the face of your soul unwashed?
English dramatist and writer 1685-1750
Don't call the world dirty because you forgot to clean your glasses.
American radio and television host 1971-
E.T.' and 'Extra,' they are too salacious. They go, Oooh, Katie Couric just broke up with X. 'Access Hollywood' is really good entertainment news. It's not dirty, and we don't get cheap.
English singer and songwriter 1958-
Engineering stimulates the mind. Kids get bored easily. They have got to get out and get their hands dirty: make things, dismantle things, fix things. When the schools can offer that, you'll have an engineer for life.
Australian author, teacher and biologist 1928-2016
Few people today muck around in earth, and when on international flights, I often find I have the only decently dirty fingernails.Source: Permaculture: A Designers Manual chapter 9.1
French actress, singer and dancer 1934-
I am leaving the town to the invaders: increasingly numerous, mediocre, dirty, badly behaved, shameless tourists.