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George Jean Nathan
American criticus 1882-1958
An optimist is a fellow who believes a housefly is looking for a way to get out.
Roman emperor 121-180
Adapt yourself to the things among which your lot has been cast and love sincerely the fellow creatures with whom destiny has ordained that you shall live.
Harry S. Truman
American president 1884-1972
It is understanding that gives us an ability to have peace. When we understand the other fellow's viewpoint, and he understands ours, then we can sit down and work out our differences.
German - American physicist 1879-1955
At the same time, as social beings, we are moved in the relations with our fellow beings by such feelings as sympathy, pride, hate, need for power, pity, and so on.
French writer and philosopher (ps. of François Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
In general, the art of government consists in taking as much money as possible from one party of the citizens to give to the other.
American actor 1882-1942
Die? I should say not, dear fellow. No Barrymore would allow such a conventional thing to happen to him.
American botanist, horticulturist and pioneer 1849-1926
Our lives as we lead them as passed on to others, whether in physical or mental forms, tingeing all future lives together. This should be enough for one who lives for truth and service to his fellow passengers on the way.
American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
A banker is a fellow who lends his umbrella when the sun is shining and wants it back the minute it begins to rain.
American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
A book is made from a tree. It is an assemblage of flat, flexible parts (still called "leaves") imprinted with dark pigmented squiggles. One glance at it and you hear the voice of another person, perhaps someone dead for thousands of years. Across the millennia, the author is speaking, clearly and silently, inside your head, directly to you. Writing is perhaps the greatest of human inventions, binding together people, citizens of distant epochs, who never knew one another. Books break th
British actor 1885-1957
A conservative is a fellow who thinks a rich man should have a square deal.
Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst 1875-1961
A criminal becomes a popular figure because he unburdens in no small degree the consciences of his fellow man, for now they know once more where evil is to be found.
Ghanaian diplomat 1938-
A developed country is one that allows all its citizens to enjoy a free and healthy life in a safe environment.
American baseball player 1903-
A fellow doesn't last long on what he has done. He has to keep on delivering.
British writer 1815-1882
A fellow oughtn't to let his family property go to pieces.
A fellow who has a funny bone can learn to hone his skills, but I don't think you can develop a funny bone - you either have it or you don't. And by the way - when you get it, we don't know it.
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