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American Author 1926-
Don't you realize that as long as you have to sit down to pee, you'll never be a dominant force in the world? You'll never be a convincing technocrat or middle manager. Because people will know. She's in there sitting down.
English writer 1894-1963
Facts are ventriloquists dummies. Sitting on a wise man's knee they may be made to utter words of wisdom; elsewhere, they say nothing, or talk nonsense, or indulge in sheer diabolism.
Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
French essayist and philosopher 1533-1592
Even on the most exalted throne in the world we are only sitting on our own bottom.
American investment entrepreneur 1930-
Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
English writer and actor 1908-1999
A gentleman doesn't pounce he glides. If a woman sits on a piece of furniture which permits your sitting beside her, you are free to regard this as an invitation, though not an unequivocal one.
American writer 1912-1982
A lonely man is a lonesome thing, a stone, a bone, a stick, a receptacle for Gilbey's gin, a stooped figure sitting at the edge of a hotel bed, heaving copious sighs like the autumn wind.
German - Austrian writer 1898-1956
A man who strains himself on the stage is bound, if he is any good, to strain all the people sitting in the stalls.
Joseph Rudyard Kipling
English writer 1865-1936
A man's mind is wont to tell him more than seven watchmen sitting in a tower.
Spiritual leader, born as Siddhartha Gautama ca. 450 BC - ca. 370 BC
A woman of the world is anxious to exhibit her form and shape, whether walking, standing, sitting, or sleeping. Even when represented as a picture, she desires to captivate with the charms of her beauty and, thus, to rob men of their steadfast heart.
English author of romance novels 1901-2000
After forty a woman has to choose between losing her figure or her face. My advice is to keep your face, and stay sitting down.
An artist is born kneeling; he fights to stand. A critic, by nature of the judgment seat, is born sitting.
German - American physicist 1879-1955
An hour sitting with a pretty girl passes like a minute, but a minute sitting on a hot stove seems like an hour. That's relativity.
American writer 1965-
But I can also write in crappy motel rooms, while standing in line, or sitting in the dentist's chair.
American journalist 1970-
Capital isn't this pile of money sitting somewhere; it's an accounting construct.
Cinema should make you forget you are sitting in a theater.
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