Quotes: gilbert

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  • If you're going to go out doing something, you might as well be fighting for your country or fighting for your life.
  • W. S. Gilbert
    W. S. Gilbert
    British Librettist 1836-1911
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    In enterprise of martial kind, when there was any fighting, he led his regiment from behind - he found it less exciting.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    In matters of truth the fact that you don't want to publish something is, nine times out of ten, a proof that you ought to publish it.
  • Gilbert Adair
    Gilbert Adair
    Scottish novelist, poet, film critic and journalist. 1944-2001
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    In New York - whose subway trains in particular have been ''tattooed'' with an energy to put our own rude practitioners to shame - not an inch of free space is spared except that of advertisements . Even the most chronically dispossessed appear prepared to endorse the legitimacy of the ''haves.''
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    It is as healthy to enjoy sentiment as to enjoy jam.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    It is not funny that anything else should fall down; only that a man should fall down. Why do we laugh? Because it is a gravely religious matter: it is the Fall of Man. Only man can be absurd: for only man can be dignified.
  • W. S. Gilbert
    W. S. Gilbert
    British Librettist 1836-1911
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    It isn't so much what's on the table that matters, as what's on the chairs.
  • Gilbert Keith Chesterton
    Gilbert Keith Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    It isn't that they can't see the solution. It is that they can't see the problem.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    It isn't that they can't see the solution. It is that they can't see the problem.
  • It's a little less stressful as a support act, because the headliner carries the majority of the weight. But as a headliner, we get to play a little bit longer.
  • It's not just music. To me, it's songwriting more than anything. A lot of people say it's expression, but to me, it's more than that.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    Journalism consists largely in saying ''Lord James is dead'' to people who never knew Lord James was alive.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    Journalism is popular, but it is popular mainly as fiction. Life is one world, and life seen in the newspapers another.
  • Gilbert Keith Chesterton
    Gilbert Keith Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    Journalism is popular, but it is popular mainly as fiction. Life is one world, and life seen in the newspapers is another.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    Journalism largely consists of saying 'Lord Jones is Dead' to people who never knew that Lord Jones was alive.