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'Every man's memory is his private literature.'.. Aldous Huxley

'I never deliberately set out to shock, but when people don't walk out of my plays I think there is something wrong.'.. John Osborne

'An aim in life is the only fortune worth finding.'.. Robert Louis Stevenson

'I chose my wife, as she did her wedding gown, for qualities that would wear well'.. Oliver Goldsmith

'My boyfriend had a sex manual but he was dyslexic. I was lying there and he was looking for my vinegar'.. Victoria Wood

'Wouldn't it be better to have a watertight law designed to catch the guilty, rather than a press release law designed to catch the headlines?'.. William Hague

'It was such a lovely day I thought it was a pity to get up'.. Somerset Maugham

'All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting'.. George Orwell

'To get a job where the only thing you have to do in your career is to make people laugh-well, it's the best job in the world'.. Ronnie Barker

'Every dog must have his day.'.. Jonathan Swift

'All I need to make a comedy is a park, a policeman and a pretty girl.'.. Charlie Chaplin

'Critics! Those cut-throat bandits in the paths of fame.'.. Robert Burns

'Several excuses are always less convincing than one.'.. Aldous Huxley

'I am prepared to meet my Maker. Whether my Maker is prepared for the great ordeal of meeting me is another matter.'.. Winston Churchill

'There will always be an England even if its in Hollywood'.. Bob Hope

'British People have a socialist mind and a conservative heart'.. Albert Finney

'The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which mean never losing your enthusiasm.'.. Aldous Huxley

'I always knew that if all else failed I could become an actor. And all else failed'.. David Niven

'Media is just a word that has come to mean bad journalism.'.. Graham Greene

'Dunblane Cathedral - I know not of anything so perfect in its simplicity'.. John Ruskin

'Islington is about as far as you can get from London without needing yellow-fever jabs'.. A A Gill

'Everything's complicated, even those things that seem flat in their bleakness or sadness'.. Nick Hornby

'Dancing is a perpendicular expression of a horizontal desire.'.. George Bernard Shaw

'It is only the dull who like practical jokes'.. Oscar Wilde

'The only way of catching a train I have ever discovered is to miss the train before'.. GK Chesterton

'A new philosophy generally means in practice the praise of some old vice'.. GK Chesterton

'Mad Dogs and Englishmen go out in the midday sun'.. Noel Coward

'A man seldom thinks with more earnestness of anything than he does of his dinner'.. Samuel Johnson

'Discretion is the polite word for hypocrisy'.. Christine Keeler

'The true definition of a snob is one who craves for what separates men rather than for what unites them'.. John Buchan

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