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George Lloyd Quotes and Sayings

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The ancient Greeks have a knack of wrapping truths in myths.
- George Lloyd

When I'm old I shall give up writing the big stuff
and shall wander round the park thinking of songs.
- George Lloyd

Know thyself.
- Socrates (inscribed on the ancient Greek temple at Delphi) PHOTO

One service to need heals an ancient wound.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

 

Do not do to others what would anger you
if done to you by others.
- Isocrates (Ancient Greek)

That which you hate to be done to you,
do not do to another.
- Ancient Egyptian Proverb

Seize the day (Carpe Diem)
- ancient Roman proverb

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Maybe So, Maybe Not.
- Ancient Taoist Proverb

Never impose on others what
you would not choose for yourself.
- Confucius (Ancient Chinese)

Ancient Rome declined because it had a Senate,
now what's going to happen to us with both a House and a Senate?
- Will Rogers

Academe, n.: An ancient school where morality and philosophy were taught.
Academy, n.: A modern school where football is taught.
- Ambrose Bierce

I wanted to see exotic Vietnam, the jewel of Southeast Asia.
I, uh, I wanted to meet interesting
and stimulating people of an ancient culture,
and kill them.
- the movie Full Metal Jacket

Part of what we love about poetry is the fact that it seems ancient,
that it has an authority of ancient language and ancient form,
and that it's timeless, that it reaches back.
- Robert Morgan

Mother's taste was eclectic and ranged from the ancient
world to the contemporary from Europe to the U.S.
- David Rockefeller

Ancient eschatological texts are actually maps of the
inner territories of the psyche that seem to transcend
race and culture and originate in the collective unconscious.
- Stanislav Grof

In many ways we are all sons and daughters of ancient Greece.
- Nia Vardalos

Society therefore is an ancient as the world.
- Voltaire

But, strictly speaking, this mythology was no essential
part of ancient religion,
for it had no sacred sanction and no binding force on the worshippers.
- William Robertson Smith

They are at the end of the gallery; retired to their tea and scandal,
according to their ancient custom.
- William Congreve

The Jungian view of drama would be that it affects
all of our imaginations and somehow taps into our hidden,
ancient, primordial memories.
- Jeremy Northam

The praise of ancient authors proceeds not from the reverence of the dead,
but from the competition and mutual envy of the living.
- Thomas Hobbes

The ancient Romans built their greatest masterpieces of architecture,
their amphitheaters, for wild beasts to fight in.
- Voltaire

These places, and the ancient things you know,
You won't know soon.
I'm working on it now.'
- Andrew Motion

At first the ancient images of the Goddess did not interest me.
- Carol P. Christ

If we were living in ancient Rome or Greece,
I would be considered sickly and unattractive.
The times dictate that thin is better for some strange reason,
which I think is foolish.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

We find Japan a little more difficult to understand
because it has proven its 20th century prowess though
the ancient traditions still persist.
- Arthur Erickson

I love young men, lots of them, your ancient masculine double standard.
- Vera Miles

We're going through a kind of ancient,
barbaric war dance now - it's almost an ultimate in absurdity.
- Clark M. Clifford

Universalism as an ideal is as old as nay,
is probably much more ancient than the Christian ideal.
- Arthur Keith

I like the fact that in ancient Chinese art the great
painters always included a deliberate flaw in their work:
human creation is never perfect.
- Madeleine L'Engle

Knowledge is ancient error reflecting on its youth.
- Francis Picabia

A conservative is a man who will not look at the new
moon out of respect for that "ancient institution" the old one.
- Douglas Jerrold

Even as fog continues to lie in the valleys,
so does ancient sin cling to the low places,
the depressions in the world consciousness.
- Dewitt Bodeen

Trials by the adversarial contest must in time go the
way of the ancient trial by battle and blood.
- Warren E. Burger

Georgia is not just a European country,
but one of the most ancient European countries.
- Mikhail Saakashvili

The food we ate was Indian, and both my mother and
father were very deep into the ancient philosophy of India,
so it could well have been an Indian household.
- Amar Bose

It is true that we aspire to our ancient land.
But what we want in that ancient land is a new blossoming of the Jewish spirit.
- Theodor Herzl

The Temple of Diana is in the vicinity of the fountain,
which has given rise to the conjecture that it originally
constituted a portion of the ancient baths.
- Marguerite Gardiner

The world owes all its onward impulses to men ill at ease.
The happy man inevitably confines himself within ancient limits.
- Nathaniel Hawthorne

Not unless I do all these ancient and Italian or French
or Baroque in the beginnning,
I do German.
- Victoria de los Angeles

I do not read the ancient languages,
but I am beginning to study Greek.
- Anne Rice

Man, born of woman, has found it a hard thing to forgive
her for giving him birth.
The patriarchal protest against the ancient matriarch
has borne strange fruit through the years.
- Lillian Smith

Jews don't care about ancient rivalries.
We worry about humidity in Miami.
- Evan Sayet

We usually say of ancient persons, that they have already one foot in the grave,
and the rest of their life is nothing else but the
bringing of these feet together.
- John Pearson

The question of the composition of perceptible objects
is one which already occupied the mind of the ancient Greeks.
- Johannes Stark

To ancient Chinese fancy, the Milky Way was a luminous river,
- the River of Heaven, - the Silver Stream.
- Lafcadio Hearn

Myths can't be translated as they did in their ancient soil.
We can only find our own meaning in our own time.
- Margaret Atwood

The ancient codes were doubtless originally suggested
by the discovery and diffusion of the art of writing.
- Henry James Sumner Maine

In marriage there are no manners to keep up,
and beneath the wildest accusations no real criticism.
Each is familiar with that ancient child in the other who may erupt again.
We are not ridiculous to ourselves.
We are ageless.
That is the luxury of the wedding ring.
- Enid Bagnold

We know that golf is an ancient game with great history and tradition,
but our golf is only 10 years old so don't judge us too harshly.
- Nursultan Nazarbayev

These ancient huts were soon cleared of the rubbish covering them.
I planned them, and removed them for investigation below,
which undertaking took until the fourth of Nov.
- Howard Carter

Ancient Rome was as confident of the immutability of
its world and the continual expansion and improvement
of the human lot as we are today.
- Arthur Erickson

All good fortune is a gift of the gods,
and you don't win the favor of the ancient gods by being good,
but by being bold.
- Anita Brookner

The belief in the possibility of a short decisive war
appears to be one of the most ancient and dangerous of human illusions.
- Robert Wilson Lynd

Freedom in capitalist society always remains about
the same as it was in ancient Greek republics:
Freedom for slave owners.
- Vladimir Lenin

The care of the Earth is our most ancient and most worthy,
and after all our most pleasing responsibility.
To cherish what remains of it and to foster its renewal is our only hope.
- Wendell Berry

I am neither a child, a young man, nor an ancient;
nor am I of any caste.
- Guru Nanak

Ancient metaphysics underwent many changes at the hands
of medieval thinkers who brought it in line with the
dominant religious and theological movements of their day.
- Wilhelm Dilthey

In a few decades of reconstruction, even the mathematical natural sciences,
the ancient archetypes of theoretical perfection,
have changed habit completely!
- Edmund Husserl

I believe all religions are becoming obsolete,
clinging to ancient concepts.
- John Templeton

The center of Western culture is Greece,
and we have never lost our ties with the architectural
concepts of that ancient civilization.
- Stephen Gardiner

The engine of ancient society was religion but the
engine of contemporary society,
as I see it, is advertising.
- Kit Williams

Entire generations of Americans have come of age since
the ancient time when the president's power was constrained
by a duty of candor to the American people.
- James Bovard

In ancient times cats were worshipped as gods;
they have not forgotten this.
- Terry Pratchett

The ancient Greek oral poets all had this anxiety about
the deficiencies of their memories and always began
poems by praying to the Muse to help them remember.
- David Antin

Tahiti has been spoiled for many years,
but Bali is one of the few cultures with origins in
one of the great ancient cultures which is still alive.
- Arthur Erickson

The proper balance between individual liberty and central
authority is a very ancient problem.
- Arthur Keith

The ancient Greeks noticed that a man with arms and
legs extended described a circle,
with his navel as the center.
- Stephen Gardiner

Unfortunately, a lot of the concepts in the Bible are
based on ancient mythology that doesn't fit the findings of science.
- Clyde Tombaugh

According to an ancient Sardinian legend,
the bodies of those who are born on Christmas Eve will
never dissolve into dust but are preserved until the end of time.
- Grazia Deledda

Singing connected with movements and action is a much more ancient,
and, at the same time, more complex phenomenon than is a simple song.
- Zoltan Kodaly


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