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Melita Norwood Quotes and Sayings

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In general, I do not agree with spying against one's country.
- Melita Norwood

Somebody said that my work might be an interesting source of material.
- Melita Norwood

In the same circumstances, I know that I would do the same thing again.
- Melita Norwood

I did what I did not to make money but to help prevent
the defeat of a new system which had,
at great cost, given ordinary people food and fares which they could afford,
a good education and a health service.
- Melita Norwood

 

Men in general judge more from
appearances than from reality. All
men have eyes, but few have
the gift of penetration.
- Niccolo Machiavelli

Each man is afraid of his neighbor's disapproval -
a thing which, to the general run of the human race,
is more dreaded than wolves and death.
- Mark Twain

Our prayers should be for blessings in general,
for God knows best what is good for us.
- Socrates

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Contrary to general belief,
I do not believe that friends are necessarily
the people you like best,
they are merely the people who got there first.
- Peter Ustinov

Why are ecologists and environmentalists so feared
and hated? This is because in part what they have to
say is new to the general public,
and the new is always alarming.
- Garrett Hardin

As a general thing, when a woman wears the pants in a family,
she has a good right to them.
- Josh Billings

I believe in general in a dualism between facts and
the ideas of those facts in human heads.
- George Santayana

I hate facts.
I always say the chief end of man is to form general propositions -
adding that no general proposition is worth a damn.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes

The instant formal government is abolished,
society begins to act.
A general association takes place, and common interest
produces common security.
- Thomas Paine

My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier,
you will become a general.
If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.'
Instead,
I was a painter, and became Picasso.
- Pablo Picasso

And, Mr. Speaker, if the Governor and Council don't
see fit to fall in with us,
I say let the general duty law, and all,
go to the devil, sir, and go about our business.
- Christopher Gadsden

General Custer was a close observer and student of personal character.
- Buffalo Bill

The higher the general average of intelligence,
all things else being equal, the less the disposition to be meddlesome,
critical, and overbearing.
- Paul Harris

There is small risk a general will be regarded with
contempt by those he leads,
if, whatever he may have to preach, he shows himself best able to perform.
- Xenophon

In composing, as a general rule, run your pen through
every other word you have written;
you have no idea what vigor it will give your style.
- Sydney Smith

The results of ethnic psychology constitute,
at the same time, our chief source of information regarding
the general psychology of the complex mental processes.
- Wilhelm Wundt

The general tendency of things throughout the world
is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
- John Stuart Mill

You can never underestimate the stupidity of the general public.
- Scott Adams

My father's people...
are from Fairfax in northern Virginia,
just across the Mason-Dixon line.
So it was an honour to play Lee, he was a great general.
- Robert Duvall

I am also a writer.
That is a fact not known by the public in general.
- Bob Kane

Experience demands that man is
the only animal which devours his own kind,
for I can apply no milder term to
the general prey of the rich on the poor.
- Thomas Jefferson

I've always been struck by how unsuspicious people are in general,
if you tell them what you're about.
- Martin C. Smith

Amid the pressure of great events, a general principle gives no help.
- Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

My general plan is good, though in the detail there may be faults.
- Adam Weishaupt

Human life is driven forward by its dim apprehension
of notions too general for its existing language.
- Alfred North Whitehead

We have to raise the consciousness; the only way poets
can change the world is to raise the consciousness of the general populace.
- Lawrence Ferlinghetti

Where an opinion is general, it is usually correct.
- Jane Austen

The general consensus seems to be that I don't act at all.
- Gary Cooper

Whatever my recorded output is, it's a reflection of a general love of music.
- Pat Metheny

In general, every country has the language it deserves.
- Jorge Luis Borges

Dr. King's general principles are universal.
But the things he confronted took place in another era.
- Al Sharpton

I always thought marketing in general was an interesting kind of thing.
I always liked commercials and billboards.
- Carrot Top

Me and Matt love to argue, but in general our sense
of humor is pretty much alike.
- Trey Parker

There's a general culture in this country to cut all the trees.
It makes me so angry because everyone is cutting and no one is planting.
- Wangari Maathai

Our goal has been to more effectively promote the value
of publicly-supported research at our universities,
both to the Congress and to the general public.
- Charles Vest

Battles are won by slaughter and maneuver.
The greater the general, the more he contributes in maneuver,
the less he demands in slaughter.
- Winston Churchill

Every musician liked Peggy Lee, but not the general public.
- Mel Ferrer

The balance of private good and general welfare is
at the bottom of civilized morals;
but the morals of the Heroic Age are founded on individuality,
and on nothing else.
- Lascelles Abercrombie

Base stealing, like crime in general,
is increasing and is also getting more difficult to curb.
- Leonard Robert Davids

No, there's not much competition between puppeteers
in general because everybody's working their own style.
- Jim Henson

A skilled Transition Team leader will set the general goals for a Transition,
and then confer on the other team leaders working with
him the power to implement those goals.
- Richard V. Allen

Well, as you know, General Motors does not make hybrids.
Ford only made 4,000 hybrids last year.
- Ed Markey

JAG is an acronym for the Judge Advocate General,
which is the judicial system of the military.
- Catherine Bell

There is a general knowledge that I am multi-dimensional,
that when you are creative you do a lot of things.
- Suzanne Somers

I mean, in general, the danger is from Oriental faiths and Islam.
- Vladimir Zhirinovsky

The laws of probability, so true in general,
so fallacious in particular.
- Edward Gibbon

It is the nature of truth in general,
as of some ores in particular, to be richest when most superficial.
- Edgar Allan Poe

If there is something I would like to do as President of the General Assembly,
it is to place more emphasis on the issue of education,
which enables a better life for women.
- Harri Holkeri

Ice shelves in general have episodic carvings and there
can be large icebergs breaking off -
I'm talking 100km or 200km long -
every 10 or 20 or 50 years.
- Ian Allison

The evidence points to central Asia as man's original home,
for the general movement of human migrations has been
outward from that region and not inward.
- Ellsworth Huntington

In fact, there was general agreement that minds can
exist on nonbiological substrates and that algorithms
are of central importance to the existence of minds.
- Vernor Vinge

In general, I don't feel artists should need producers.
- Kip Winger

The cause of justice is the cause of humanity.
Its advocates should overflow with universal good will.
We should love this cause, for it conduces to the general happiness of mankind.
- William Godwin

Lead singers not only do the majority of the work,
but their personalities are singled out and taken as
the general attitude of the unit.
- Martha Reeves

General Lee, this is no place for you.
These men behind you are Georgians and Virginians.
They have never failed you and will not fail you here.
Will you boys?
- John Brown Gordon

Then, after I came home from Europe,
I found I was under condemnation; and I was condemned
at that time because I did not endorse the financial
policy of the General Conference.
- John Harvey Kellogg

They all in general had putrid gums,
the spots and lassitude,
with weakness of their knees.
- James Lind

I recently formed a foundation to raise awareness for prostate cancer.
I feel it's very necessary that men be more aware about
prostate cancer and their health in general.
- Herbie Mann

In general, if signs of sectarianism do appear in a Socialist Party,
these are only the products of the absence of a broad
Labour movement in the country.
- Karl Radek

There are reasons for believing that the English increase will far surpass others,
and that the diffusion of the United States will ultimately
produce the general population of America.
- Ezra Stiles

Men in general are quick to believe that which they wish to be true.
- Julius Caesar

No rule is so general, which admits not some exception.
- Robert Burton

I've never met a general yet who could milk a cow.
- Lennart Meri

In general, any form of exercise, if pursued continuously,
will help train us in perseverance.
Long-distance running is particularly good training in perseverance.
- Mao Tse-Tung

To penetrate and dissipate these clouds of darkness,
the general mind must be strengthened by education.
- Thomas Jefferson

Now a Protestant confronting a Catholic ghost is exactly
Shakespeare's way of grappling with what was not simply
a general social problem but one lived out in his own life.
- Stephen Greenblatt

Cameron was able to get an inside look at professional
football from the standpoint of athletes and agents
and general managers that few people have ever seen.
- Leigh Steinberg


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