George Mikes

George Mikes

was a Hungarian-born British author best known for his humorous commentaries on various countries.
Humility is one of the most repulsive virtues, nearly always false.More George Mikes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
You must not refuse any additional cups of tea under the following circumstances: if it is hot; if it is cold; if you are tired; if anybody thinks that you might be tired; if you are nervous; if you are gay; before you go out; if you are out; if you have just returned home; if you feel like it; if you do not feel like it; if you have had no tea for some time; if you have just had a cup.More George Mikes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I have often thought that the aim of port is to give you a good and durable hangover, so that during the next day you should be reminded of the splendid occasion the night before.More George Mikes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Israel also deprived the world of its chance of shedding tears of genuine sympathy over her destruction. The world resents this; it likes to feel noble and sympathetic.More George Mikes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
American radio is the reverse of the Shakespearean stage. In Shakespeare's time the world's greatest dramas were acted with the most primitive technical arrangements; on the American air the world's most primitive writing is performed under perfect technical conditions.More George Mikes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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