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Genius without religion is only a lamp on the outer gate of a palace; it may serve to cast a gleam on those that are without while the inhabitant sits in darkness.
– Hannah More
Genius, like truth, has a shabby and neglected mien.
– Edward Dahlberg
Geniuses are the luckiest of mortals because what they must do is the same as what they most want to do.
– Wystan Hugh Auden
Gentility is what is left over from rich ancestors after the money is gone.
– John Ciardi
Gentleman. A man who buys two of the same morning paper from the doorman of his favorite nightclub when he leaves with his girl.
– Marlene Dietrich
Gentlemen prefer bonds.
– Andrew Mellon
Gentlemen, it is better to have died as a small boy than to fumble this football.
– John Heisman
Gentlemen, you are now about to embark on a course of studies which will occupy you for two years. Together, they form a noble adventure. But I would like to remind you of an important point. Nothing that you will learn in the course of your studies will be of the slightest possible use to you in after life, save only this, that if you work hard and intelligently you should be able to detect when a man is talking rot, and that, in my view, is the main, if not the sole, purpose of education.
– John Alexander Smith, Speech to Oxford University students, 1914
Gentleness is the antidote for cruelty.
– Phaedrus
Genuine beginnings begin within us, even when they are brought to our attention by external opportunities.
– William Bridges
Genuine goodness is threatening to those at the opposite end of the moral spectrum.
– Charles Spencer
Genuine poetry can communicate before it is understood.
– T. S. Eliot
Genuine success is never meant to come to you on a platter of gold/silver. Yes, you ought to either create it yourself, work it out yourself, go for it proactively/courageously/unyieldingly or you associate with those who are already successful and who are willing to act as catalysts towards the actualization/realization of your own prospective genuine success.
– Emeasoba George
Genuinely skillful use of obscenities is uniformly absent on the Internet.
– Karl Kleinpaste
Geography has made us neighbors. History has made us friends. Economics has made us partners, and necessity has made us allies. Those whom God has so joined together, let no man put asunder. (To Canadian Parliament)
– John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Geography is just physics slowed down, with a couple of trees stuck in it.
– Terry Pratchet, The Last Continent
George Bush taking credit for the Berlin Wall coming down is like the rooster taking credit for the sunrise.
– Al Gore - during 1992 Vice Presidential debate
George It was the greatest feeling I ever had. Followed abruptly by the worst feeling I ever had.
– Blow
George May the wind always be at your back and the sun upon your face. Fred And may the winds of destiny carry you aloft to dance with the stars.
– Blow
George Shinn. He's the owner of the Charlotte Harlots basketball team.
– Ralph Kiner
George So in the end, was it worth it Jesus Christ. How irreparably changed my life has become. It's always the last days of summer and I've been left out in the cold with no door to get back in. I'll grant you I've had more than my share of poignant moments. Life passes most people by when they're busy making grand plans for it. Throughout my lifetime I've left pieces of my heart here and there. And now, there's almost barely enough to stay alive. But I force a smile, knowing that my ambition far exceeded my talent. There are no more white horses or pretty ladies at my door.
– Blow
George The official toxicity limit for humans is between one and one and half grams of cocaine depending on body weight. I was averaging five grams a day, maybe more. I snorted ten grams in ten minutes once. I guess I had a high tolerance.
– Blow
George Washington as a boy was ignorant of the commonest accomplishments of youth - he could not even lie.
– Mark Twain
George Washington had a vision for this country. Was it three days of uninterrupted shopping
– Jeff Melvoin
George Washington had a vision for this country. Was it three days of uninterrupted shopping?
– Jeff Melvoin, Northern Exposure, Bolt from the Blue, 1994

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