Quotes by english-speaking

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  • For a male and female to live continuously together is...biologically speaking, an extremely unnatural condition.
  • Ban Ki-moon
    Ban Ki-moon
    South Korean politician and diplomat 1944-
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    Frankly speaking, I don't know much about rock music. But I enjoyed some when I was in college or high school. But I stopped listening after Elvis Presley!
  • Albert Bushnell Hart
    Albert Bushnell Hart
    American historian, writer, and editor 1854-1943
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    From William of Orange to William Pitt the younger there was but one man without whom English history must have taken a different turn, and that was William Pitt the elder.
  • Brent Sexton
    Brent Sexton
    American actor 1967-
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    Generally speaking, I think it's a good idea to stay conscious of any kind of energy or emotion that you're generating, whether it's at the end of a work day or just in your everyday life.
  • David Hume
    David Hume
    Scottish Philosopher, Historian 1711-1776
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    Generally speaking, the errors in religion are dangerous; those in philosophy only ridiculous.
    Source: A Treatise of Human Nature
  • B. R. Ambedkar
    B. R. Ambedkar
    Indian jurist, economist and politician 1891-1956
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    Generally speaking, the Smritikars never care to explain the why and the how of their dogmas.
  • Antoine Rivarol
    Antoine Rivarol
    French journalist 1753-1801
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    Generally speaking, there is more wit than talent in the world. Society swarms with witty people who lack talent.
  • John Gray
    John Gray
    American relationship counselor, lecturer and author 1951-
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    Generally speaking, when a woman offers unsolicited advice or tries to help a man, she has no idea of how critical and unloving he may sound to him.
  • Bernard Berenson
    Bernard Berenson
    American art historian 1865-1959
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    German is of stone, limestone, pudding stone, marble, granite even, and so to a considerable degree is English, whereas French is bronze and gives out a metallic resonance with tones that neither German nor English tolerate.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    Go anywhere in England where there are natural, wholesome, contented, and really nice English people; and what do you always find? That the stables are the real center of the household.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    He didn't dare to, because his father had a weak heart and habitually threatened to drop dead if anybody hurt his feelings. You may have noticed that people with weak hearts are the tyrants of English married life.
  • James Thurber
    James Thurber
    American cartoonist 1894-1961
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    Humor does not include sarcasm, invalid irony, sardonicism, innuendo, or any other form of cruelty. When these things are raised to a high point they can become wit, but unlike the French and the English, we have not been much good at wit since the days of Benjamin Franklin.
  • Bruce Bennett
    Bruce Bennett
    American actor 1906-2007
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    I am not 100% English, I am actually part Italian and even part Hungarian. Therefore I feel very much part of Europe both in my upbringing and outlook.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    I finished my first book seventy-six years ago. I offered it to every publisher on the English-speaking earth I had ever heard of. Their refusals were unanimous: and it did not get into print until, fifty years later; publishers would publish anything that had my name on it.
  • Alan Parsons
    Alan Parsons
    English audio engineer, songwriter, musician 1948-
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    I had the honor of speaking with Asimov. The album ended up being something not directly related to Asimov, but related instead to the concept of the power of robotics.
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