Quotes by englishman
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A. J. Liebling
American journalist 1904-1963
An Englishman teaching an American about food is like the blind leading the one-eyed.
An Englishman thinks he is moral when he is only uncomfortable.
An Englishman, even if he is alone, forms an orderly queue of one.
Englishmen hate Liberty and Equality too much to understand them. But every Englishman loves a pedigree.
How can what an Englishman believes be hearsay? It is a contradiction in terms.
American-British poet and writer 1933-2020
I married a young Englishman in Cambridge in 1955 and have lived in Britain every since.
It is impossible for an Englishman to open his mouth without making some other Englishman hate or despise him.
American Actress, Writer 1907-
The average Hollywood film star's ambition is to be admired by an American, courted by an Italian, married to an Englishman and have a French boyfriend.
English diarist and theatre critic 1877-1947
The Englishman can get along with sex quite perfectly so long as he can pretend that it isn't sex but something else.
A. P. Herbert
English humorist, novelist and playwright 1890-1971
The Englishman never enjoys himself except for a noble purpose.
Alexis de Tocqueville
French diplomat, political scientist, and historian 1805-1859
The French want no-one to be their superior. The English want inferiors. The Frenchman constantly raises his eyes above him with anxiety. The Englishman lowers his beneath him with satisfaction.
American writer 1888-1959
The keynote of American civilization is a sort of warm-hearted vulgarity. The Americans have none of the irony of the English, none of their cool poise, none of their manner. But they do have friendliness. Where an Englishman would give you his card, an American would very likely give you his shirt.
pseudonym of a writer of letters to the Public Advertiser
The liberty of the Press is the Palladium of all the civil, political and religious rights of an Englishman.
British critic and poet 1822-1888
The working-class is now issuing from its hiding-place to assert an Englishman's heaven-born privilege of doing as he likes, and is beginning to perplex us by marching where it likes, meeting where it likes, bawling what it likes, breaking what it likes.
Bonnie Jo Campbell
We have a shotgun we inherited from my father-in-law, a paranoid Englishman living in Texas. I have a .22 Marlin rifle, similar to the one Annie Oakley had, and my husband has a .357 Magnum pistol. All those are locked up tight, of course. We have a couple of pellet guns that get more use than the real guns.
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