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Food Quotes 91-95

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Food Quotes

Venice is like eating an entire box of chocolate liqueurs in one go.
Truman Capote

We may find in the long run that tinned food is a deadlier weapon than the machine-gun.
George Orwell

Our minds are like our stomaches; they are whetted by the change of their food, and variety supplies both with fresh appetite.
Marcus Fabius Quintilian

Sandwiches are wonderful. You don’t need a spoon or a plate!
Paul Lynde

Sharing food with another human being is an intimate act that should not be indulged in lightly.
M. F. K. Fisher

War Quotes 11-15

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War Quotes
War is hell.
William Tecumseh Sherman

War is not an adventure. It is a disease. It is like typhus.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery

To walk through the ruined cities of Germany is to feel an actual doubt about the continuity of civilization.
George Orwell

War does not determine who is right – only who is left.
Bertrand Russell

When the war of the giants is over the wars of the pygmies will begin.
Winston Churchill

Sports Quotes 86-90

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Sports Quotes
Most people never run far enough on their first wind to find out they've got a second. 
William James 

Tennis and golf are best played, not watched. 
Roger Kahn 

You know they're not going to lose 162 consecutive games. 
Harry Caray 

Serious sport has nothing to do with fair play. It is bound up with hatred, jealousy, boastfulness, disregard of all rules and sadistic pleasure in witnessing violence. In other words, it is war minus the shooting. 
George Orwell 

Wrestling is ballet with violence. 
Jesse Ventura

Society Quotes 16-20

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Society Quotes
Society has always seemed to demand a little more from human beings than it will get in practice. 
George Orwell 

You can find your way across this country using burger joints the way a navigator uses stars. 
Charles Kuralt 

You can't make up anything anymore. The world itself is a satire. All you're doing is recording it. 
Art Buchwald 

Today the world changes so quickly that in growing up we take leave not just of youth but of the world we were young in. 
Peter Medawar 

Usually, terrible things that are done with the excuse that progress requires them are not really progress at all, but just terrible things. 
Russell Baker

Men Quotes 111-118

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Men Quotes
There is always a type of man who says he loves his fellow men, and expects to make a living at it. 
Edward W. Howe 

There is no such thing as justice in the abstract; it is merely a compact between men. 

Men do not quit playing because they grow old; they grow old because they quit playing. 
Oliver Wendell Holmes 

Men are freest when they are most unconscious of freedom. The shout is a rattling of chains, always was. 
David Herbert Lawrence 

Men are like sheep, of which a flock is more easily driven than a single one. 
Richard Whately 

Men are often biased in their judgment on account of their sympathy and their interests. 
George William Norris 

Men are only as good as their technical development allows them to be. 
George Orwell 

Men aren't necessities. They're luxuries.