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George Saville Halifax

Data de nascimento: 11. Novembro 1633
Data de falecimento: 5. Abril 1695
Outros nomes: George Halifax, George Savile, I marchese di Halifax, Lord Halifax

George Savile, 1.º Marquês de Halifax foi um político inglês. Ele está enterrado na Abadia de Westminster. Wikipedia

Citações George Saville Halifax

„Não há nada mais feio do que a razão, quando ela não está do nosso lado.“

—  George Saville Halifax

A character of King Charles the Second: and political, moral, and miscellaneous thoughts and reflections. By George Savile, marquis of Halifax‎ - Página 178 http://books.google.com.br/books?id=K6lsEtMo1KMC&pg=PA178, George Savile Halifax, George Savile Halifax (Marquis of) - Printed for J. and R. Tonson and S. Draper, 1750 - 183 páginas
Fonte: Revista Caras, 13 de Setembro de 2006.
Nothing hath an uglier look to us than reason when it is not of our side.

„Não se enforca um homem por ele ter roubado cavalos, mas para que os cavalos não sejam mais roubados.“

—  George Saville Halifax

Men are not hang'd for stealing Horses, but that Horses may not be stolen.
A character of King Charles the Second: and political, moral, and miscellaneous thoughts and reflections. By George Savile, marquis of Halifax‎ - Página 114 http://books.google.com.br/books?id=K6lsEtMo1KMC&pg=PA114, George Savile Halifax, George Savile Halifax (Marquis of) - Printed for J. and R. Tonson and S. Draper, 1750 - 183 páginas

„A ira nunca deixa de ter uma razão, mas raramente tem uma boa.“

—  George Saville Halifax

Anger is never without an Argument, but seldom with a good one.
A character of King Charles the Second: and political, moral, and miscellaneous thoughts and reflections. By George Savile, marquis of Halifax‎ - Página 135 http://books.google.com.br/books?id=K6lsEtMo1KMC&pg=PA135, George Savile Halifax, George Savile Halifax (Marquis of) - Printed for J. and R. Tonson and S. Draper, 1750 - 183 páginas

„A ira faz a invenção crescer, mas aquece demais o forno.“

—  George Saville Halifax

Anger warms the Invention, but overheats the Oven
The works of George Savile, Marquis of Halifax‎, George Savile Halifax (Marquis of), Mark N. Brown - Volume 3, Clarendon Press, 1989, ISBN 0198123388, 97801981233851989 - 514 páginas

„O verdadeiro mérito é como os rios: quanto mais profundo, menos ruído faz.“

—  George Saville Halifax

True merit, like a river, the deeper it is, the less noise it makes.
The life and letters of Sir George Savile, bart., first marquis of Halifax &c‎ - Volume 2, Página 483, George Savile Halifax (Marquis of) - 1973
Miscellanies - Página 297 http://books.google.com.br/books?id=aqEEAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA297, George Savile Halifax (Marquis of) - Robert Urie, 1751, 344 páginas

„A melhor qualificação para um poeta é ter boa memória.“

—  George Saville Halifax

The best Qualification of a Prophet is to have a good Memory.
A Character of King Charles the Second: And Political, Moral, and Miscellaneous Thoughts and Reflections - Página 165 http://books.google.com.br/books?id=fYIpW8Jl5bEC&pg=PA165, George Savile Marquis of Halifax - 1750

„MANY Men swallow the being cheated, but no Man could ever endure to chew it.“

—  George Savile, 1st Marquess of Halifax

Political, Moral, and Miscellaneous Reflections (1750), Miscellaneous Thoughts and Reflections

„Nothing is less forgiven than setting Patterns Men have no mind to follow.“

—  George Savile, 1st Marquess of Halifax

Princes (their Rewards of Servants).
Political, Moral, and Miscellaneous Reflections (1750), Political Thoughts and Reflections

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„Malice is of a low Stature, but it hath very long Arms.“

—  George Savile, 1st Marquess of Halifax

Political, Moral, and Miscellaneous Reflections (1750), Political Thoughts and Reflections

„Every single Act either weakeneth or improveth our Credit with other Men; and as an habit of being just to our Word will confirm, so an habit of too freely dispensing with it must necessarily destroy it.“

—  George Savile, 1st Marquess of Halifax

The Anatomy of an Equivalent : from The Complete Works of George Savile, First Marquess of Halifax (1912), ed. Sir Walter Alexander Raleigh, Clarendon Press p. 123.
The Anatomy of an Equivalent (1688)

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