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Famous British Quotes

'To truly laugh, you must be able to take your pain, and play with it!'.. Charlie Chaplin

'In times of joy, all of us wished we possessed a tail we could wag.'.. W H Auden

'There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics.'.. Benjamin Disraeli

'Carry out a random act of kindness, with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you.'.. Diana Spencer

'The more I study religions the more I am convinced that man never worshipped anything but himself.'.. Richard Burton

'They are most deceived that trusteth most in themselves.'.. Elizabeth I

'Somebody said to me, 'But the Beatles were anti-materialistic.' That's a huge myth. John and I literally used to sit down and say, 'Now, let's write a swimming pool.''.. Paul McCartney

'Never argue; repeat your assertion.'.. Robert Owen

'Everything I've ever told you, including this, is a lie'.. Peter Cook

'I tell my children to avoid theatre and go into cinema and TV.'.. Peter O’Toole

'Have you ever noticed? Anybody going slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac'.. Ronnie Corbett

'A man is in general better pleased when he has a good dinner upon his table, than when his wife talks Greek'.. Samuel Johnson

'Love is staying up all night with a sick child - or a healthy adult.'.. David Frost

'Eating words has never given me indigestion.'.. Winston Churchill

'Everytime a child says 'I don't believe in fairies' there is a a little fairy somewhere that falls down dead.'.. J M Barrie

'True happiness consists not in the multitude of friends, but in the worth and choice.'.. Ben Jonson

'Actually american football is a lot like rugby but why do they keep on having all those committee meetings?'.. Winston Churchill

'Expectation is the root of all heartache.'.. William Shakespeare

'War is a quarrel between two thieves too cowardly to fight their own battle.'.. Thomas Carlyle

'Failures are finger posts on the road to achievement.'.. C S Lewis

'In heaven an angel is nobody in particular.'.. George Bernard Shaw

'Independence? That's middle class blasphemy. We are all dependent on one another, every soul of us on earth.'.. George Bernard Shaw

'I think the British have the distinction above all other nations of being able to put new wine into old bottles without bursting them'.. Clement Attlee

'Consequences are unpitying.'.. George Eliot

'Patriotism is an instant reaction that fades away when the war starts'.. Mick Jagger

'I have no consistency, except in politics; and that probably arises from my indifference to the subject altogether'.. Lord Byron

'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

'Bores can be divided into two classes; those who have their own particular subject, and those who do not need a subject.'.. A A Milne

'Confidence is a plant of slow growth in an aged heart.'.. William Pitt (The Younger)

'I became one of the Stately Homos of England'.. Quentin Crisp

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