Language Is A Virus

George Borrow Quotes

George Borrow Quotes & Quotations
Name:
George Borrow
Type:
Author
Nationality:
British
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  • 1
    A losing trade, I assure you, sir: literature is a drug. George_BorrowGeorge Borrow
  • 2
    I am invariably of the politics of the people at whose table I sit, or beneath whose roof I sleep. George_BorrowGeorge Borrow
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    It has been said that idleness is the parent of mischief, which is very true; but mischief itself is merely an attempt to escape from the dreary vacuum of idleness. George_BorrowGeorge Borrow
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    Next to the love of God, the love of country is the best preventive of crime. George_BorrowGeorge Borrow
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    There are no countries in the world less known by the British than those selfsame British Islands. George_BorrowGeorge Borrow
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    Translation is at best an echo. George_BorrowGeorge Borrow
  • 7
    Two great talkers will not travel far together. George_BorrowGeorge Borrow
  • 8
    Youth will be served, every dog has his day, and mine has been a fine one. George_BorrowGeorge Borrow