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Gabrielle Union – 20 Quotes

  20 Quotes by Gabrielle Union   In Hollywood, you play a mom, and the next thing you know, you’re on ‘The Golden Girls.’ They age you so fast. – Gabrielle Union Hollywood needs to recognise all shades of African American beauty. – Gabrielle Union I can’t just say one Read more…

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Gail Simmons – 17 Quotes

  17 Quotes by Gail Simmons   In America, Blackberry Farm in Tennessee is one of the most amazing hotels I’ve had the privilege of staying at. – Gail Simmons It’s better to get the nutrients for healthy skin from food, not supplements. Salmon, walnuts, blueberries, spinach… lots of my Read more…

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Galileo Galilei – 10 Quotes

  10 Quotes by Galileo Galilei   Facts which at first seem improbable will, even on scant explanation, drop the cloak which has hidden them and stand forth in naked and simple beauty. – Galileo Galilei If I were again beginning my studies, I would follow the advice of Plato Read more…

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Gary Bauer – 26 Quotes

  26 Quotes by Gary Bauer   Catholics and evangelicals need to remain allied, and in solidarity, against the increasingly aggressive secularism of our age. – Gary Bauer For the record, I believe elected officials should talk about faith. Our founders believed the moral principles of faith were indispensable to Read more…

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Gary Oldman – 19 Quotes

  19 Quotes by Gary Oldman   So Harry Potter came in and it is nice that I have kids of the right age. I took them to London and they walked around the set and met Harry Potter and that is thrilling. – Gary Oldman Growing up in a Read more…

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Gary Vaynerchuk – 22 Quotes

  22 Quotes by Gary Vaynerchuk   As much as I love crisp, clean whites, there’s always a time for rich but balanced Chardonnays with oak, especially at Thanksgiving. – Gary Vaynerchuk I always say that the real success of Wine Library wasn’t due to the videos I posted, but Read more…

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Georg C. Lichtenberg – 21 Quotes

  21 Quotes by Georg C. Lichtenberg   We have no words for speaking of wisdom to the stupid. He who understands the wise is wise already. – Georg C. Lichtenberg It is almost everywhere the case that soon after it is begotten the greater part of human wisdom is Read more…

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George Bernard Shaw – 116 Quotes

  116 Quotes by George Bernard Shaw   The British soldier can stand up to anything except the British War Office. – George Bernard Shaw The truth is, hardly any of us have ethical energy enough for more than one really inflexible point of honor. – George Bernard Shaw A Read more…

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George Burns – 21 Quotes

  21 Quotes by George Burns   Everything that goes up must come down. But there comes a time when not everything that’s down can come up. – George Burns I can’t afford to die I’d lose too much money. – George Burns Don’t stay in bed, unless you can Read more…

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George Carlin – 24 Quotes

  24 Quotes by George Carlin   If it’s true that our species is alone in the universe, then I’d have to say the universe aimed rather low and settled for very little. – George Carlin The main reason Santa is so jolly is because he knows where all the Read more…

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George Eliot – 63 Quotes

  63 Quotes by George Eliot   Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love. – George Eliot The only failure one should fear, is not hugging to the purpose they see as best. – George Eliot There is only one failure in Read more…

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George Jean Nathan – 15 Quotes

  15 Quotes by George Jean Nathan   No man can think clearly when his fists are clenched. – George Jean Nathan Criticism is the art of appraising others at one’s own value. – George Jean Nathan Criticism is the windows and chandeliers of art: it illuminates the enveloping darkness Read more…

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George MacDonald – 15 Quotes

  15 Quotes by George MacDonald   Age is not all decay it is the ripening, the swelling, of the fresh life within, that withers and bursts the husk. – George MacDonald Attitudes are more important than facts. – George MacDonald It is not in the nature of politics that Read more…

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George McGovern – 28 Quotes

  28 Quotes by George McGovern   My dad was a Methodist minister. – George McGovern Politics is an act of faith you have to show some kind of confidence in the intellectual and moral capacity of the public. – George McGovern I’ve come to realize that protecting freedom of Read more…

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George Orwell – 57 Quotes

  57 Quotes by George Orwell   Not to expose your true feelings to an adult seems to be instinctive from the age of seven or eight onwards. – George Orwell In our age there is no such thing as ‘keeping out of politics.’ All issues are political issues, and Read more…

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George S. Patton – 24 Quotes

  24 Quotes by George S. Patton   If you tell people where to go, but not how to get there, you’ll be amazed at the results. – George S. Patton Battle is the most magnificent competition in which a human being can indulge. It brings out all that is Read more…

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George Santayana – 55 Quotes

  55 Quotes by George Santayana   Wisdom comes by disillusionment. – George Santayana Music is essentially useless, as is life. – George Santayana Only the dead have seen the end of the war. – George Santayana The family is one of nature’s masterpieces. – George Santayana Intelligence is quickness Read more…

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George Saunders – 21 Quotes

  21 Quotes by George Saunders   My habit would have been to veer towards the dark – to prove I was something edgy, or maybe to prove that I was cognisant of the dark side. Now, with age and confidence, I can say, yeah, that’s true, but I am Read more…

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George W. Bush – 54 Quotes

  54 Quotes by George W. Bush   Everywhere that freedom stirs, let tyrants fear. – George W. Bush Our Nation must defend the sanctity of marriage. – George W. Bush I believe a marriage is between a man and a woman. – George W. Bush You can’t put democracy Read more…

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George Washington – 40 Quotes

  40 Quotes by George Washington   It is better to be alone than in bad company. – George Washington Happiness and moral duty are inseparably connected. – George Washington Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder. – George Washington Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism. – Read more…

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Gerald R. Ford – 15 Quotes

  15 Quotes by Gerald R. Ford   I would hope that understanding and reconciliation are not limited to the 19th hole alone. – Gerald R. Ford History and experience tell us that moral progress comes not in comfortable and complacent times, but out of trial and confusion. – Gerald Read more…

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Germaine Greer – 11 Quotes

  11 Quotes by Germaine Greer   The sight of women talking together has always made men uneasy nowadays it means rank subversion. – Germaine Greer The real theater of the sex war is the domestic hearth. – Germaine Greer Never advise anyone to go to war or to get Read more…

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Gertrude Stein – 40 Quotes

  40 Quotes by Gertrude Stein   We are always the same age inside. – Gertrude Stein It is very easy to love alone. – Gertrude Stein When they are alone they want to be with others, and when they are with others they want to be alone. After all, Read more…

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Giacomo Casanova – 18 Quotes

  18 Quotes by Giacomo Casanova   The history of my life must begin by the earliest circumstance which my memory can evoke it will therefore commence when I had attained the age of eight years and four months. – Giacomo Casanova It is only necessary to have courage, for Read more…

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Giada De Laurentiis – 23 Quotes

  23 Quotes by Giada De Laurentiis   When I was a kid, for my birthday every year, my mother made me pasta bechamel, which is rigatoni with a white cream sauce. – Giada De Laurentiis I wasn’t looking to get into TV. My family was in the movie business, Read more…

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Gilbert K. Chesterton – 72 Quotes

  72 Quotes by Gilbert K. Chesterton   Half a truth is better than no politics. – Gilbert K. Chesterton Marriage is an adventure, like going to war. – Gilbert K. Chesterton The only defensible war is a war of defense. – Gilbert K. Chesterton All slang is metaphor, and Read more…

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Ginnifer Goodwin – 24 Quotes

  24 Quotes by Ginnifer Goodwin   I made some friends at Listerine and they taught me a little bit about oral care. That half of adults suffer from oral disease, that the number one chronic disease among children is oral disease, that we’re only taking care of 25% of Read more…

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Glenn Beck – 31 Quotes

  31 Quotes by Glenn Beck   You’ve got to demand the truth from yourself. – Glenn Beck Political Correctness doesn’t change us, it shuts us up. – Glenn Beck Every time the government grows we lose more of who we are. – Glenn Beck I don’t fancy myself a Read more…

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Gloria Steinem – 31 Quotes

  31 Quotes by Gloria Steinem   Hope is a very unruly emotion. – Gloria Steinem Most women are one man away from welfare. – Gloria Steinem If the shoe doesn’t fit, must we change the foot? – Gloria Steinem Some of us are becoming the men we wanted to Read more…

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Golda Meir – 18 Quotes

  18 Quotes by Golda Meir   Old age is like a plane flying through a storm. Once you’re aboard, there’s nothing you can do. – Golda Meir I never did anything alone. Whatever was accomplished in this country was accomplished collectively. – Golda Meir The public history of modern Read more…

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Gordon Ramsay – 19 Quotes

  19 Quotes by Gordon Ramsay   I swim like a fish and I have an amazing kick. – Gordon Ramsay My wife, a schoolteacher, very disciplined. If you think I’m tough, trust me, and wait till you see when the children are on the naughty step. It’s hilarious. So Read more…

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Gore Vidal – 19 Quotes

  19 Quotes by Gore Vidal   As the age of television progresses the Reagans will be the rule, not the exception. To be perfect for television is all a President has to be these days. – Gore Vidal It is the spirit of the age to believe that any Read more…

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Graham Greene – 18 Quotes

  18 Quotes by Graham Greene   Morality comes with the sad wisdom of age, when the sense of curiosity has withered. – Graham Greene People talk about the courage of condemned men walking to the place of execution: sometimes it needs as much courage to walk with any kind Read more…

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Gro Harlem Brundtland – 19 Quotes

  19 Quotes by Gro Harlem Brundtland   Today osteoporosis affects more than 75 million people in the United States, Europe and Japan and causes more than 2.3 million fractures in the USA and Europe alone. – Gro Harlem Brundtland A safe and nutritionally adequate diet is a basic individual Read more…

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Groucho Marx – 32 Quotes

  32 Quotes by Groucho Marx   Humor is reason gone mad. – Groucho Marx Women should be obscene and not heard. – Groucho Marx Alimony is like buying hay for a dead horse. – Groucho Marx I must confess, I was born at a very early age. – Groucho Read more…

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Gus Van Sant – 20 Quotes

  20 Quotes by Gus Van Sant   If you don’t have the story and the unfolding of the trajectory of the saga, it’s like getting in a car and not having any gas. – Gus Van Sant Death Valley is really wide-open – it’s bigger than Rhode Island – Read more…

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Gustave Flaubert – 35 Quotes

  35 Quotes by Gustave Flaubert   Of all lies, art is the least untrue. – Gustave Flaubert Poetry is as precise a thing as geometry. – Gustave Flaubert There is no truth. There is only perception. – Gustave Flaubert Success is a consequence and must not be a goal. Read more…

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Gwen Stefani – 22 Quotes

  22 Quotes by Gwen Stefani   I imagine my children are going to save me from my vanity and be my passion and fill whatever fears I have of the amazing time I’m having right now being gone. – Gwen Stefani When you first have a baby your life Read more…

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Gwyneth Paltrow – 17 Quotes

  17 Quotes by Gwyneth Paltrow   I spend a good portion of my dinner-party conversation defending America because no matter what the political agenda, it’s still a fantastic, amazing place. – Gwyneth Paltrow I’ve had a very interesting career. I get to do amazing things and work with amazing Read more…

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Mahatma Gandhi – 117 Quotes

  117 Quotes by Mahatma Gandhi   Every formula of every religion has in this age of reason, to submit to the acid test of reason and universal assent. – Mahatma Gandhi As human beings, our greatness lies not so much in being able to remake the world – that Read more…

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Confidence Quotes by Golda Meir

Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.

– Golda Meir