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Famous British Quotes

'We drink one another's health and spoil our own.'.. Jerome K Jerome

'The best part of a holiday is not so much to be resting yourself as to see all the other fellows busy working'.. Kenneth Grahame

'It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.'.. John Dryden

'Its the menopause. I have got my own climate'.. Julie Walters

'From a drop of water a logician could infer the possibility of an Atlantic or a Niagara without having seen or heard of one or the other.'.. Arthur Conan Doyle

'Diplomats were invented simply to waste time.'.. David Lloyd George

'I'll always be there because I'm a skilled professional actor. Whether or not I've any talent is beside the point'.. Michael Caine

'Superhuman effort isn't worth a damn unless it achieves results.'.. Ernest Shackleton

'Presteigne - Neither in England nor Wales, simply in Radnorshire'.. George Borrow

'Advice is like snow - the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper in sinks into the mind.'.. Samuel Taylor Coleridge

'Without humility there can be no humanity.'.. John Buchan

'Elegance is inferior to virtue.'.. Mary Shelley

'Not content to have the audience in the palm of his hand, he goes one further and clinches his fist.'.. Kenneth Tynan

'Lack of money is the root of all evil.'.. George Bernard Shaw

'Civilization is the making of civil persons.'.. John Ruskin

'I only go out to get me a fresh appetite for being alone.'.. Lord Byron

'It is better to have a permanent income than to be fascinating.'.. Oscar Wilde

'An unexciting truth may be eclipsed by a thrilling lie.'.. Aldous Huxley

'I know not, sir, whether Bacon wrote the works of Shakespeare, but if he did not, it seems to me that he missed the opportunity of his life.'.. J M Barrie

'It's difficult isn't it, when you're in a Mosque and everyone's praying and you really enjoy leapfrog'.. Milton Jones

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

'There is much to be said for failure. It is much more interesting than success.'.. Max Beerbohm

'I do not wish women to have power over men; but over themselves'.. Mary Shelley

'Desperate affairs require desperate measures.'.. Horatio Nelson

'Broadcasting is really too important to be left to the broadcasters.'.. Tony Benn

'We are all here on earth to help others; what on earth the others are here for I don't know.'.. W H Auden

'Friendship is Love without his wings'.. Lord Byron

'An idea, like a ghost, must be spoken to a little before it will explain itself.'.. Charles Dickens

'Electric communication will never be a substitute for the face of someone who with their soul encourages another person to be brave and true.'.. Charles Dickens

'Do not let spacious plans for a new world divert your energies from saving what is left of the old'.. Winston Churchill

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