„I said to your predecessor: 'You know what they're all saying, no more coals to Newcastle, no more Hoares to Paris.' The fellow didn't even laugh.“

—  Jorge V do Reino Unido, Said to Anthony Eden on 23 December 1935 following the furore that erupted over the Hoare-Laval Pact. Quoted in Earl of Avon, Facing the Dictators (1962) pt.2 ch.1
Publicidade

Citações relacionadas

Bill O'Reilly photo
Richelle Mead photo
Publicidade
Ayumi Hamasaki photo
Joe Hill photo

„When I said I was going to become a comedian, they all laughed. Well, they're not laughing now, are they?“

—  Bob Monkhouse English entertainer 1928 - 2003
Second obituary on BBC news website http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/1958051.stm

Thomas Jefferson photo

„Whether the succeeding generation is to be more virtuous than their predecessors, I cannot say; but I am sure they will have more worldly wisdom, and enough, I hope, to know that honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.“

—  Thomas Jefferson 3rd President of the United States of America 1743 - 1826
Letter to Nathaniel Macon (12 January 1819) http://books.google.com/books?id=oiYWAAAAYAAJ&q=%22Honesty+is+the+first+chapter+in+the+book+of+wisdom%22&pg=PA112#v=onepage

Daniel J. Boorstin photo

„Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know.“

—  Daniel J. Boorstin American historian 1914 - 2004
A Case of Hypochondria, Newsweek (6 July 1970).

Publicidade
Terry Pratchett photo
Donald J. Trump photo
Publicidade
Orson Scott Card photo
Роберт Фишер photo
Jim Belushi photo

„I don't know if there is a gene for comedy, but my dad was a very funny man.... He just didn't know it. He was a naturally funny character, and when my brother and I would laugh at things he said and did, he would say, 'What do you think is so funny?“

—  Jim Belushi American actor, comedian, singer, and musician 1954
In: Rick Kogan. " Belushis: Funny is in their bones: Jim, son Robert and stand-up Kyle Lane team up to create intimate Comedy Bar on Ontario Street http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2012-10-26/entertainment/ct-ae-1028-kogan-sidewalks-20121026_1_stand-up-comedy-improv-funny-guyThe," in: The Chicago Tribune, October 26, 2012.

Próximo