George Mikes

George Mikes

was a Hungarian-born British author best known for his humorous commentaries on various countries.
Tel-Aviv airport is still the only airport in the world where each passenger is met by ten relatives.More George Mikes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If it is gay, ribald and lascivious night-life you are after, Israel is not the place for you. The night clubs you do find are nearer in spirit to a YMCA than to dens of iniquity.More George Mikes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Many Continentals think life is a game; the English think cricket is a gameMore George Mikes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Bargaining is a repulsive habit; compromise is one of the highest human virtues - the difference between the two being that the first is practised on the Continent, the latter in Great Britain.More George Mikes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is often said that the Japanese are extremely clean at home, or inside any house or office, but dirty and untidy outside. 'Go and look at a railway station,' I was told, 'and you'll be horrified.' I went and was horrified; horrified by the cleanliness of the place.More George Mikes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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