George Mikes

George Mikes

was a Hungarian-born British author best known for his humorous commentaries on various countries.
An Englishman, even if he is alone, forms an orderly queue of one.More 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]
In Moscow they do not pay much attention to the living but keep their cemeteries in a splendid state.More George Mikes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The trouble with tea is that originally it was quite a good drink. So a group of the most eminent British scientists put their heads together, and made complicated biological experiments to find a way of spoiling it. To the eternal glory of British science their labor bore fruit.More George Mikes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In England it is bad manners to be clever, to assert something confidently. It may be your own personal view that two and two make four, but you must not state it in a self-assured way, because this is a democratic country and others may be of a different opinion.More George Mikes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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