Found 902 quotes starting with G:

Gossip is sometimes referred to as halitosis of the mind
– Author UnknownRate it:
Gossip is the art of saying nothing in a way that leaves practically nothing unsaid.
– Walter WinchellRate it:
Gossip isn't scandal and it's not merely malicious. It's chatter about the human race by lovers of the same. Gossip is the tool of the poet, the shop-talk of the scientist, and the consolation of the housewife, wit, tycoon and intellectual. It begins in the nursery and ends when speech is past.
– Phyllis McGinleyRate it:
Gossip needs no carriage.
– Assyrian ProverbRate it:
Got just enough room/ to be a friend of yours./ Oh I hope you got room/ to be a friend of mine.
– AberjhaniRate it:
Goto, n.: A programming tool that exists to allow structured programmers to complain about unstructured programmers.
– Ray SimardRate it:
Govern a great nation as you would cook a small fish. Do not overdo it.
– Lao TzuRate it:
Governing sense, mind and intellect, intent on liberation, free from desire, fear and anger, the sage is forever free.
– Bhagavad GitaRate it:
Governing today means giving acceptable signs of credibility. It is like advertising and it is the same effect that is achieved -- commitment to a scenario.
– Jean BaudrillardRate it:
Government can easily exist without laws, but law cannot exist without government.
– Bertrand RussellRate it:
Government cannot make us equal it can only recognize, respect, and protect us as equal before the law.
– Clarence ThomasRate it:
Government expands to absorb revenue - and then some.
– Tom WickerRate it:
Government is a contrivance of human wisdom to provide for human wants. Men have right that these wants should be provided for, including the want of a sufficient restraint upon their passions.
– Edmund BurkeRate it:
Government is an evil; it is only the thoughtlessness and vices of men that make it a necessary evil. When all men are good and wise, government will of itself decay.
– Percy Bysshe ShelleyRate it:
Government is either organized benevolence or organized madness; its peculiar magnitude permits no shading.
– John UpdikeRate it:
Government is like a baby. An alimentary canal with a big appetite at one end and no sense of responsibility at the other.
– Ronald ReaganRate it:
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence, it is force like fire, a troublesome servant and a fearful master. Never for a moment should it be left to irresponsible action.
– George WashingtonRate it:
Government is not reason, it is not eloquence, it is force; like fire, a troublesome servant and a fearful master. Never for a moment should it be left to irresponsible action.
– George WashingtonRate it:
Government is not reason; it is not eloquence; it is force! It is a dangerous servant and a terrible master.
– George WashingtonRate it:
Government is not reason; it is not eloquence; it is force! Like fire, it is a dangerous servant, and a fearful master.
– George WashingtonRate it:
Government is not reason; it is not eloquence; it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and a fearful master.
– George WashingtonRate it:
Government is the great fiction through which everybody endeavors to live at the expense of everybody else.
– Frederick Bastiat, "Government" published in 1848Rate it:
Government is too big and too important to be left to the politicians.
– Claire Huchet BishopRate it:
Government never furthered any enterprise but the alacrity with which it got out of the way.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidise it.
– Ronald ReaganRate it:

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