Quotations that match 'british'.

Once, when a British Prime Minister sneezed, men half a world away would blow their noses. Now when a British Prime Minister sneezes nobody else will even say 'Bless You'. Bernard Levin
[ Away Bless Blow British Else Even Half Men Minister Nobody Noses Now Once Prime Say Their Will World Would]
The truth, Prime Minister, is that you have run out of our money. The country as a whole is now in negative equity. Every British child is born owing around 20,000 pounds. Servicing the interest on that debt is going to cost more than educating the child. Daniel Hannan
[ Around Born British Child Cost Country Debt Educating Equity Every Going Interest Minister Money More Negative Now Our Out Owing Pounds Prime Run Servicing Than Truth Whole]
My hobbies are cooking and gardening, especially growing orchids. I love soccer, my husband and I support a British team called Chelsea, and I also enjoy tennis. We have 3 cats. Juliet Mills
[ Also British Called Cats Chelsea Cooking Enjoy Especially Gardening Growing Hobbies Husband Love Soccer Support Team Tennis]
I am certainly not racist; I even like the British. Giorgio Moroder
[ Am British Certainly Even]
Simon Hale, the British arranger, does all string and wood arrangements on my records. Duncan Sheik
[ Arrangements Arranger British Does Hale Records Simon String Wood]
Gandhi has more recently recognized the need for continuance of British, American and Chinese efforts in India and has suggested that these troops might remain by agreement with some new Indian Government. Stafford Cripps
[ Agreement American British Chinese Continuance Efforts Gandhi Government India Indian Might More Need New Recently Recognized Remain Some Suggested These Troops]
I gave my parole once, and it has been shamefully violated by the British Government; I shall not give another to people on whom no faith can be reposed. Christopher Gadsden
[ Another Been British Faith Gave Give Government Once Parole Shall Violated Whom]
There would never have been a British Ballet without Diaghilev. He had a wonderful influence. Ninette de Valois
[ Ballet Been British Had Influence Never Without Wonderful Would]
We embrace policies that have, first and foremost, the continued survival of the British people at their core, and in that respect I think we are beyond left and right. Steve Blake
[ Beyond British Continued Core Embrace First Foremost Left Policies Respect Right Survival Their Think]
The British feel of blues has been hard, rather than emotional. Far too much emphasis on 12 bar, too little attention to words, far too little originality. Alexis Korner
[ Attention Bar Been Blues British Emotional Emphasis Far Feel Hard Little Much Originality Rather Than Too Words]
I mean, yeah, I'm sure that Python and the other things have paved the way for a greater understanding of the British sense of humor, but I don't think it's all that different than the American sense of humor. Simon Pegg
[ American British Different Greater Humor Mean Other Paved Python Sense Sure Than Things Think Understanding Way Yeah]
The extraordinary exertions of the colonies, in cooperation with British measures, against the French, in the late war, were acknowledged by the British parliament to be more than adequate to their ability. Mercy Otis Warren
[ Ability Acknowledged Adequate Against British Colonies Cooperation Exertions Extraordinary French Late Measures More Parliament Than Their War Were]
I began thinking there should be an American phrase book, 'cause I've got an Italian phrase book, and an Arabic one... now a British one. I think it'd be pretty good to have an American phrase book. Joe Strummer
[ American Arabic Began Book British Cause Good Got Italian Now Phrase Pretty Should Think Thinking]
I'd rather do theater and British films than move to LA in hopes of getting small roles in American films. Kate Winslet
[ American British Films Getting Hopes La Move Rather Roles Small Than Theater]
I have moved on from being a British parliamentarian, I have moved on from being a New Labour politician, I have moved on from being the supporter in the active day-to-day sense of Tony Blair. Peter Mandelson
[ Active Being Blair British Day-To-Day Labour Moved New Politician Sense Supporter Tony]
Americans like the British kind of quirkiness and the strange accent. They find it kind of cute or something, with a certain charm. Nick Park
[ Accent Americans British Certain Charm Cute Find Kind Something Strange]
Further, not only the United States, but the French, British, Germans and the United Nations all thought Hussein possessed weapons of mass destruction before the United States intervened. Jim Gerlach
[ Before British Destruction French Further Germans Hussein Intervened Mass Nations Only Possessed States Thought United Weapons]
I definitely wish to distinguish American poetry from British or other English language poetry. Diane Wakoski
[ American British Definitely Distinguish English Language Other Poetry Wish]
American science is much more organized, much more hierarchical than British science has been. Martin Fleischmann
[ American Been British Hierarchical More Much Organized Science Than]
Britons seem to have given up on assimilating their Muslim population, with many British elites patting themselves on the back for their tolerance and multiculturalism. Linda Chavez
[ Assimilating Back British Britons Elites Given Many Multiculturalism Muslim Patting Population Seem Their Themselves Tolerance Up]
I've had more than 12,000 emails from the United States. It's not easy in the United States to find out the email address of a British parliamentarian. George Galloway
[ Address British Easy Email Emails Find Had More Out States Than United]
From the sea came a boat with some Israeli commando soldiers who took me by the commando boat to the yacht and put me on the yacht. In the yacht I asked people, who are you. And they said we are Israelis, French and British. Mordechai Vanunu
[ Asked Boat British Came French Israeli Israelis Put Said Sea Soldiers Some Took]
Early British pop was helped tremendously by the writing of Bob Dylan who had proved you could write about political and quite controversial subjects. Certainly what we did followed on from what was happening with the angry young men in the theatre. Pete Townshend
[ Angry Bob British Certainly Controversial Could Did Dylan Early Followed Had Happening Helped Men Political Pop Proved Quite Subjects Theatre Tremendously Write Writing Young]
I loved history, particularly of the British, American and Old Testament kind. Luke Ford
[ American British History Kind Loved Old Particularly Testament]
In dealing with the China problem, the British and American side, which had particularly strong interests in China, should have based its judgments about the origins of the problem on direct observation of the actual circumstances at the time. Hideki Tojo
[ Actual American Based British China Circumstances Dealing Direct Had Interests Judgments Observation Origins Particularly Problem Should Side Strong Time Which]
We must do our utmost to preserve our British ally's strategic independence from Europe. Richard Perle
[ Ally British Europe Independence Must Our Preserve Strategic Utmost]
However, I began to submit poems to British magazines, and some were accepted. It was a great moment to see my first poems published. It felt like entering a tradition. Helen Dunmore
[ Accepted Began British Entering Felt First Great However Magazines Moment Poems Published See Some Submit Tradition Were]
I first read science fiction in the old British Chum annual when I was about 12 years old. A. E. van Vogt
[ Annual British Fiction First Old Read Science Years]
The avian influenza found in mainland British Columbia poses no significant threat to human health. John Clifford
[ British Columbia Found Health Human Influenza Mainland Poses Significant Threat]
The British system denied any role for human creativity, and instead argued, that if man merely followed his hedonistic desires, pursuing pleasure and avoiding pain, objective laws would naturally guide society to achieve the best allocation of wealth. Robert Trout
[ Achieve Allocation Any Argued Avoiding Best British Creativity Denied Desires Followed Guide His Human Instead Laws Man Merely Naturally Objective Pain Pleasure Pursuing Role Society System Wealth Would]
Marriage commissioners who choose not to marry homosexuals are being fired. A Knights of Columbus chapter in British Columbia is in court because it chooses not allow a lesbian group to use its facility for marriage ceremonies. The list goes on. Stockwell Day
[ Allow Because Being British Ceremonies Chapter Choose Chooses Columbia Columbus Commissioners Court Facility Fired Goes Group Homosexuals Knights Lesbian List Marriage Marry Use]
As they say, one thing led to another, and, ultimately, the British and Irish governments asked me to serve as chairman of the peace negotiations, which ironically began six years ago this week. George J. Mitchell
[ Ago Another Asked Began British Chairman Governments Irish Ironically Led Negotiations Peace Say Serve Six Thing Ultimately Week Which Years]
The most conservative man in this world is the British trade unionist when you want to change him. Ernest Bevin
[ British Change Conservative Him Man Most Trade Unionist Want World]
No, men and women of the Irish race, we shall not fight for England. We shall fight for the destruction of the British Empire and the construction of an Irish republic. James Larkin
[ British Construction Destruction Empire England Fight Irish Men Race Republic Shall Women]
The Dancing Girls of Lahore was offered to dozens of British publishers and was turned down by everyone. It is still on offer in the U.K., but I'm not confident there will be any takers. Louise Brown
[ Any British Confident Dancing Down Dozens Everyone Girls Offer Offered Publishers Still Takers Turned Will]
Even modern English people are imperious, superior, ridden by class. All of the hypocrisy and the difficulties that are endemic in being British also make it an incredibly fertile place culturally. A brilliant place to live. Sad but true. Pete Townshend
[ Also Being Brilliant British Class Culturally Difficulties Endemic English Even Fertile Hypocrisy Imperious Incredibly Live Make Modern Place Ridden Sad Superior True]
In recent times, European nations, with the use of gunpowder and other technical improvements in warfare, controlled practically the whole world. One, the British Empire, brought under one government a quarter of the earth and its inhabitants. John Boyd Orr
[ British Brought Controlled Earth Empire European Government Gunpowder Improvements Inhabitants Nations Other Practically Quarter Recent Technical Times Under Use Warfare Whole World]
Not only the priceless heritage of our fathers, of our seamen, of our Empire builders is being thrown away in a war that serves no British interests - but our alliance leader Stalin dreams of nothing but the destruction of that heritage of our fathers? John Amery
[ Alliance Away Being British Builders Destruction Dreams Empire Fathers Heritage Interests Leader Nothing Only Our Priceless Seamen Serves Stalin Thrown War]
The British electors will not vote for a man who does not wear a hat. Lord Beaverbrook
[ British Does Hat Man Vote Wear Will]
Intellectuals, academics, writers and poets were an important force in the early groups of volunteers. They had the means to get to Spain and were accustomed to travelling, whereas very few workers had left British shores. Bill Alexander
[ Academics Accustomed British Early Few Force Get Groups Had Important Intellectuals Left Means Poets Shores Spain Travelling Very Volunteers Were Whereas Workers Writers]
Chum was a British boy's weekly which, at the end of the year was bound into a single huge book; and the following Christmas parents bought it as Christmas presents for male children. A. E. van Vogt
[ Book Bought Bound Boy British Children Christmas End Following Huge Into Male Parents Presents Single Weekly Which Year]
Just as the British subject loves England despite her faults, so we must insist that all Germans who were part of the old Germany and helped shape her, recognize the greatness and worthiness of present-day Germany. Gustav Stresemann
[ British Despite England Faults Germans Germany Greatness Helped Her Insist Just Loves Must Old Part Present-Day Present-Day Recognize Shape Subject Were]
No one will expect the British Government or the Government of India to give way to threats of violence, disorder and chaos; and, indeed, representatives of large sections of Indian opinion have expressly warned us that we must not do so. Stafford Cripps
[ British Chaos Disorder Expect Expressly Give Government Indeed India Indian Large Must Opinion Representatives Sections Threats Us Violence Warned Way Will]
To cure the British disease with socialism was like trying to cure leukaemia with leeches. Margaret Thatcher
[ British Cure Disease Leeches Socialism Trying]
If people don't like Marxism, they should blame the British Museum. Mikhail Gorbachev
[ Blame British Marxism Museum Should]
I think at its best the American sense of humor is the same as the British sense of humor at its best, which is to be wry and ironic and self deprecating. Simon Pegg
[ American Best British Humor Ironic Same Self Sense Think Which]
I don't think the British carry a historical consciousness either. Tom Paulin
[ British Carry Consciousness Either Historical Think]
I was never too keen on the British music press. They've called us a supermarket hype, and they used to suggest that we didn't write our own songs. Freddie Mercury
[ British Called Hype Keen Music Never Our Own Press Songs Suggest Supermarket Too Us Used Write]
I think British science is becoming more like American science - and then there is everybody else, I'm afraid. Martin Fleischmann
[ Afraid American Becoming British Else Everybody More Science Then Think]
You know what? I'm really attracted to British women, there's something innately proper about them. However badly they behave their accent is so cute that it makes up for everything! Josh Hartnett
[ Accent Attracted Badly Behave British Cute Everything However Innately Know Makes Proper Really Something Their Them Up Women]
People say there's no trace of an accent anymore, and there isn't because I worked very hard to lose it. And the reason I did that is a British accent in America is a real status symbol. John Mahoney
[ Accent America Anymore Because British Did Hard Lose Real Reason Say Status Symbol Trace Very Worked]
Americans enjoy uniformity in a way that the British don't; they wanted everybody of a sort of nice chorus line height and here I was, this person who was a good three inches taller than anyone else on the end of the line. Jeremy Irons
[ Americans Anyone British Chorus Else End Enjoy Everybody Good Height Here Inches Line Nice Person Sort Taller Than Three Uniformity Wanted Way]
In my view the European culture carries a very heavy responsibility for the creation of Israel... it is a product of both British and Stalin's anti- Semitism, but the British never faced their own complicity in its construction. Tom Paulin
[ Both British Carries Complicity Construction Creation Culture European Faced Heavy Israel Never Own Product Responsibility Stalin Their Very View]
The long-established and noble rule of Law, one of the greatest products of the character and tradition of British history, has suffered a deadly blow. Blackmail has become respectable. Robert G. Menzies
[ Become Blackmail Blow British Character Deadly Greatest History Law Noble Products Respectable Rule Suffered Tradition]
My unbeaten record and the 10 British Open wins have not been equalled. Jahangir Khan
[ Been British Equalled Open Record Wins]
That was after Napoleon died because there is still a controversy as to whether Napoleon was poisoned with arsenic. And the French say the British did it and the British say the French did it, but he died before the test for arsenic was available. Michael Baden
[ After Arsenic Available Because Before British Controversy Did Died French Napoleon Poisoned Say Still Test Whether]
The International Brigades and the British volunteers were, numerically, only a small part of the Republican forces, but nearly all had accepted the need for organization and order in civilian life. Bill Alexander
[ Accepted British Civilian Forces Had International Life Nearly Need Only Order Organization Part Republican Small Volunteers Were]
My father was a poor man, very poor in a British colonial possession where class and race were very important. Sidney Poitier
[ British Class Colonial Father Important Man Poor Possession Race Very Were Where]
I mean, I think in the early days we were pretty... pretty British in our entertainment leads. Graeme Murphy
[ British Days Early Entertainment Leads Mean Our Pretty Think Were]
So I rang up British Telecom, I said 'I want to report a nuisance caller', he said 'Not you again'. Frank Carson
[ Again British Nuisance Rang Report Said Telecom Up Want]
The British have slang words, as we do, but it was fun. Dennis Farina
[ British Fun Slang Words]
I give no more paroles to British officers. Christopher Gadsden
[ British Give More Officers]
The British do not expect happiness. I had the impression, all the time that I lived there, that they do not want to be happy; they want to be right. Quentin Crisp
[ British Expect Had Happiness Happy Impression Lived Right Time Want]
There is abundant proof that the opening of our ports always tends to raise the price of foreign corn to the price in the English market, and not to sink the price of British corn to the price in the continental market. Joseph Hume
[ Abundant Always British Continental Corn English Foreign Market Opening Our Ports Price Proof Raise Sink Tends]
Being pretty crazy while being chased by the National Enquirer is not good. The British tabloids were the worst. Margot Kidder
[ Being British Chased Crazy Enquirer Good National Pretty Tabloids Were While Worst]
On the Northern Ireland question, for instance, the British and Irish governments prohibit media contact with members of the IRA, but we have always gone ahead, believing in the right to information. Kate Adie
[ Ahead Always Believing British Contact Gone Governments Information Instance Ira Ireland Irish Media Members Northern Prohibit Question Right]
I have no interest in Shakespeare and all that British nonsense... I just wanted to get famous and all the rest is hogwash. Anthony Hopkins
[ British Famous Get Hogwash Interest Just Nonsense Rest Shakespeare Wanted]
The first condition of success for the League of Nations is, therefore, a firm understanding between the British Empire and the United States of America and France and Italy that there will be no competitive building up of fleets or armies between them. Arthur Henderson
[ America Armies Between British Building Competitive Condition Empire Firm First Fleets France Italy League Nations States Success Them Therefore Understanding United Up Will]
In 1966 I became president of the British Computer Society. Lord Mountbatten
[ Became British Computer President Society]
In this context the British and Irish governments will have to promote a new, imaginative and dynamic alternative in which both governments will share power in the north. Gerry Adams
[ Alternative Both British Context Dynamic Governments Imaginative Irish New North Power Promote Share Which Will]
Nothing could be more inappropriate to American literature than its English source since the Americans are not British in sensibility. Wallace Stevens
[ American Americans British Could English Inappropriate Literature More Nothing Sensibility Since Source Than]
In one line of his poem he said good fences make good neighbors. I'd like to think that Alaska and British Columbia working together can prove that we can be pretty darned good neighbors without fences. Dan Miller
[ Alaska British Columbia Darned Fences Good His Line Make Neighbors Poem Pretty Prove Said Think Together Without Working]
When my father arrived in Kenya, he had found the Kikuyu way of life similar to that of the British at the time the Romans invaded England 2,000 years ago. Louis Leakey
[ Ago Arrived British England Father Found Had Invaded Kenya Life Romans Similar Time Way Years]
It has, therefore, been a favorite boast of the people of Wales and Cornwall, that the original British stock flourishes in its unmixed purity only among them. Thomas Bulfinch
[ Among Been Boast British Cornwall Favorite Flourishes Only Original Purity Stock Them Therefore Unmixed Wales]
The thinking was that so long as the British kept our basic documents in their hands and so long as they kept the formal right to change them, changes in our system would be careful and deliberate. Stockwell Day
[ Basic British Careful Change Changes Deliberate Documents Formal Hands Kept Long Our Right System Their Them Thinking Would]
Like, Mission Of Burma to me always sounded almost like they were part of the British Arty New Wave. I kind of like that. I like not being able to tell the difference. Graham Coxon
[ Able Almost Always Being British Burma Difference Kind Mission New Part Sounded Tell Wave Were]
It all went back to problems we had talked about before, you know, such as the British not believing in formation bombing and not believing in daytime bombing. Stuart Symington
[ Back Before Believing Bombing British Daytime Formation Had Know Problems Such Talked Went]
I could have closed down bits of British Home Stores to make more money but it's not my style. I want to make my money as a retailer, not by putting people out of work. Philip Green
[ Bits British Closed Could Down Home Make Money More Out Putting Stores Style Want Work]
Something is happening to Britain and the British. Or has happened. We are said to be passing through a transition, or a turning point, or a transformation; nobody is quite sure which. Ferdinand Mount
[ Britain British Happened Happening Nobody Passing Point Quite Said Something Sure Through Transformation Transition Turning Which]
The guy that made me wanna make movies... and this is off the wall-is a guy named Michael Pal, the British director. George A. Romero
[ British Director Guy Made Make Michael Movies Named Off Pal Wanna]
I had been in a film, playing a young British aristocrat. My wife told me that she was invited to a dinner and she invited me to dinner and the hostess had seen me and said, 'You cannot bring him.' but I think that I've done enough to shatter the image. Michael York
[ Aristocrat Been Bring British Cannot Dinner Done Enough Film Had Him Hostess Image Invited Playing Said Seen Shatter She Think Told Wife Young]
The basic policy of the British Government was that since the majority of people in Northern Ireland wished to remain in the United Kingdom, that was that. We asked what would happen if the majority wanted something else, if the majority wanted to see Irish unity. John Hume
[ Asked Basic British Else Government Happen Ireland Irish Kingdom Majority Northern Policy Remain See Since Something United Unity Wanted Wished Would]
When I was in England doing Romeo and Juliet as a child star, I was interviewed by the British press, who are even more vicious and cruel than the Americans. So I have been extremely guarded ever since. Claire Bloom
[ Americans Been British Child Cruel Doing England Even Ever Extremely Guarded Interviewed Juliet More Press Romeo Since Star Than Vicious]
Possessed with a full confidence of the certain success which British valor must gain over such enemies, I have led you up these steep and dangerous rocks, only solicitous to show you the foe within your reach. James Wolfe
[ British Certain Confidence Dangerous Enemies Foe Full Gain Led Must Only Over Possessed Reach Rocks Show Solicitous Steep Success Such These Up Valor Which Within Your]
British politics is more nuanced. Part of the problem with New Labour is that they are a moving target. Rory Bremner
[ British Labour More Moving New Nuanced Part Politics Problem Target]
The British tourist is always happy abroad as long as the natives are waiters. Robert Morley
[ Abroad Always British Happy Long Natives Tourist Waiters]
We've already recognized that it is absolutely essential for British children to learn other languages and we will be working hard to put further strategies in place to ensure this. John Whitehead
[ Absolutely Already British Children Ensure Essential Further Hard Languages Learn Other Place Put Recognized Strategies Will Working]
Only when I came to America did I think of myself as British. Naveen Andrews
[ America British Came Did Myself Only Think]
In my opinion the greatest advantage we can at present expect from our Navy; for at this early period We can not expect to have a Navy to cope with the British. William Whipple
[ Advantage British Cope Early Expect Greatest Navy Opinion Our Period Present]
Everyone the world over talks about British actors and British talent and I think that's because we were trained - until now - in theatre. Brenda Blethyn
[ Actors Because British Everyone Now Over Talent Talks Theatre Think Trained Until Were World]
So the books have a greater appeal to a British audience, but that hasn't stopped them making best-seller lists in places like Brazil, Japan and at least a dozen other countries. Bernard Cornwell
[ Appeal Audience Best-Seller Books Brazil British Countries Dozen Greater Hasn Japan Least Lists Making Other Places Stopped Them]
You don't expect to get the letter saying, Her Majesty would like to appoint you Knight Commander of the British Empire! It was just a completely overwhelming and exciting day. Antony Sher
[ Appoint British Commander Completely Day Empire Exciting Expect Get Her Just Knight Letter Majesty Overwhelming Saying Would]
I would sooner play in a good British picture than in the majority of American pictures I have seen. Glynis Johns
[ American British Good Majority Picture Pictures Play Seen Sooner Than Would]
It is up to you to decide that this has lasted long enough, that our boys are dying to serve no British interest but for the interests of a small clique of utterly unscrupulous men. John Amery
[ Boys British Clique Decide Dying Enough Interest Interests Lasted Long Men Our Serve Small Unscrupulous Up Utterly]
When you have energy companies like Shell and British Petroleum, both of which are perhaps represented in this room, saying there is a problem with excess carbon dioxide emission, I think we ought to listen. James Baker
[ Both British Carbon Companies Dioxide Emission Energy Excess Listen Ought Perhaps Petroleum Problem Represented Room Saying Shell Think Which]
Tens of thousands of brave Americans died to break the chains of British tyranny so that the principles of our Declaration of Independence could take fold and flourish in the birth of a new nation. Jim Gerlach
[ Americans Birth Brave Break British Chains Could Declaration Died Flourish Fold Independence Nation New Our Principles Take Tens Thousands Tyranny]
Nova Scotia as a British colony also came into being as another result of these adventurous British expeditions to North America in the reign of James I. Harry Johnston
[ Adventurous Also America Another Being British Came Colony Expeditions Into James North Nova Reign Result Scotia These]
A British pressing with a compilation of the best stuff really, I mean actually not only that but, these were all kind of semi hits for the people on it in America. Eric Clapton
[ Actually America Best British Compilation Hits Kind Mean Only Pressing Really Semi Stuff These Were]
British actors behave like Europeans; they are also extremely well trained. Jean-Jacques Annaud
[ Actors Also Behave British Europeans Extremely Trained Well]
The coast of British Columbia was one of the three chief centers of aboriginal America. Ellsworth Huntington
[ Aboriginal America British Centers Chief Coast Columbia Three]
I'd be quite excited to play somebody British. Claire Forlani
[ British Excited Play Quite Somebody]
I think that we must come together progressively, with the British, the Germans, the Spanish, the Italians and with the new members of the European Union, we must make an effort to forge closer links. Jean-Pierre Raffarin
[ British Closer Come Effort European Forge Germans Italians Links Make Members Must New Progressively Spanish Think Together Union]
We believe that within five years, 96 percent of British consumers will have access to the Internet, whether it be through a personal computer, a set-top box or a mobile phone. Richard Branson
[ Access Believe Box British Computer Consumers Five Internet Mobile Percent Personal Phone Through Whether Will Within Years]
The truth is that neither British nor American imperialism was or is idealistic. It has always been driven by economic or strategic interests. Charley Reese
[ Always American Been British Driven Economic Idealistic Imperialism Interests Neither Nor Strategic Truth]
I feel that an understanding could be reached with Germany which would result in a lasting peace with Europe and believe that a German victory is preferable to a British and Soviet victory. Pierre Laval
[ Believe British Could Europe Feel German Germany Lasting Peace Preferable Reached Result Soviet Understanding Victory Which Would]
As always, the British especially shudder at the latest American vulgarity, and then they embrace it with enthusiasm two years later. Alistair Cooke
[ Always American British Embrace Enthusiasm Especially Later Latest Shudder Then Two Vulgarity Years]
I am the only British writer who writes in Spanish. Guillermo Cabrera Infante
[ Am British Only Spanish Writer Writes]
Most correspondents came from the former colonial powers - there were British, French, and a lot of Italians, because there were a lot of Italian communities there. And of course there were a lot of Russians. Ryszard Kapuscinski
[ Because British Came Colonial Communities Correspondents Course Former French Italian Italians Lot Most Powers Russians Were]
You are a member of the British royal family. We are never tired, and we all love hospitals. Queen Mary
[ British Family Hospitals Love Member Never Royal Tired]
In 1973 we moved to the British Isle of Man, and I put my first band together for one year, named Melody Fair. Andy Gibb
[ Band British Fair First Isle Man Melody Moved Named Put Together Year]
A few regular troops from old France, weakened by hunger and sickness, who, when fresh, were unable to withstand the British soldiers, are their general's chief dependence. James Wolfe
[ British Chief Dependence Few France Fresh General Hunger Old Regular Sickness Soldiers Their Troops Unable Weakened Were Withstand]
I think the good old British democracy should keep scrutinising and pressing to get the truth out. Clare Short
[ British Democracy Get Good Keep Old Out Pressing Should Think Truth]
The British have always coped without becoming a dictatorship. Frederick Forsyth
[ Always Becoming British Coped Dictatorship Without]
Born Berlin 1931, Germany, father a British diplomat, mother an American artist. Educated at various schools all over the world. 1958 Settled down to live in London. 1966 Became interested in photography through photographing my young children. No formal training. Fay Godwin
[ American Artist Became Berlin Born British Children Diplomat Down Educated Father Formal Germany Interested Live London Mother Over Photographing Photography Schools Settled Through Training Various World Young]
The French and the British are such good enemies that they can't resist being friends. Peter Ustinov
[ Being British Enemies French Friends Good Resist Such]
It was just us lampooning our own peer group, saying, well hey, where did this stuff come from? And where does British guys get to be so good at it suddenly? Neil Innes
[ British Come Did Does Get Good Group Guys Hey Just Our Own Peer Saying Stuff Suddenly Us Well Where]
If the British government is prepared to say that the Unionists will not have a veto over British government policy and that guns, vetoes and injustices will all be left outside the door, then there is no good reason why talks cannot take place in an appropriate atmosphere. Martin McGuinness
[ Appropriate Atmosphere British Cannot Door Good Government Guns Injustices Left Outside Over Place Policy Prepared Reason Say Take Talks Then Unionists Veto Why Will]
There just seems to be more acceptance now of... other kinds of British films, than the picture-postcard ones. Tim Roth
[ Acceptance British Films Just Kinds More Now Ones Other Seems Than]
There is not a single injustice in Northern Ireland that is worth the loss of a single British soldier or a single Irish citizen either. James Callaghan
[ British Citizen Either Injustice Ireland Irish Loss Northern Single Soldier Worth]
Sitting down to a meal with an Indian family is different from sitting down to a meal with a British family. Roland Joffe Food
[ British Different Down Family Indian Meal Sitting]
Much of what passes for quality on British television is no more than a reflection of the narrow elite which controls it and has always thought that its tastes were synonymous with quality. Rupert Murdoch
[ Always British Controls Elite More Much Narrow Passes Quality Reflection Synonymous Tastes Television Than Thought Were Which]
We went to the British Museum, and I was looking up my family in the books - pages and pages on it. Nicholas Lea
[ Books British Family Looking Museum Pages Up Went]
And I was asked if I would come and help with the recovery of this great British company, Cable and Wireless, and I'm delighted to become part of the new and very talented management that have been brought in to that company as well. Lord Robertson
[ Asked Become Been British Brought Cable Come Company Delighted Great Help Management New Part Recovery Talented Very Well Wireless Would]
But I do not want to use Hungarian verses for British people. Gyorgy Ligeti
[ British Hungarian Use Verses Want]
What we learned quite early on is what was really important to early British pop that we produced-and this is where we were distinct from almost everybody else in this respect-is that it had to reflect exactly what the audience wanted us to say. Pete Townshend
[ Almost Audience British Distinct Early Else Everybody Exactly Had Important Learned Pop Quite Really Reflect Say Us Wanted Were Where]
As I suffer in the defence of my Country, I must consider this hour as the most glorious of my life -Remember that I die as becomes a British Officer, while the manner of my death must reflect disgrace on your Commander. John Andre
[ Becomes British Commander Consider Country Death Defence Die Disgrace Glorious Hour Life Manner Most Must Officer Reflect Suffer While Your]
The fact that people didn't know I was British did work for quite a while. Claire Forlani
[ British Did Fact Know Quite While Work]
British fashion is self confident and fearless. It refuses to bow to commerce, thus generating a constant flow of new ideas whilst drawing in British heritage. Alexander McQueen
[ Bow British Commerce Confident Constant Drawing Fashion Fearless Flow Generating Heritage Ideas New Refuses Self Thus Whilst]
I'm not at all fed up with British films, but I am fed up with playing upper-class people. Kristin Scott Thomas
[ Am British Fed Films Playing Up Upper-Class]
If there is to be any hope of prosperity for this country it is by reversing that policy which made us simply the kitchen garden for supplying the British with cheap food. Eamon de Valera
[ Any British Cheap Country Food Garden Hope Kitchen Made Policy Prosperity Reversing Simply Supplying Us Which]
I know the British people and they are not passengers - they are drivers. David Cameron
[ British Drivers Know Passengers]
The British Red Cross asked me to help them spearhead a fundraising campaign for the victims of the war in Nicaragua. It was a turning point in my life. It began my commitment to justice and human rights issues. Bianca Jagger
[ Asked Began British Campaign Commitment Cross Fundraising Help Human Issues Justice Life Nicaragua Point Red Rights Them Turning Victims War]
When I became the chair of the British Film Institute, I didn't understand how much of my time would be taken up with trying to make a case for the British Film Institute: what it's for, why it exists, why it needs its money. Anthony Minghella
[ Became British Case Chair Exists Film How Institute Make Money Much Needs Taken Time Trying Understand Up Why Would]
We know no spectacle so ridiculous as the British public in one of its periodical fits of morality. Thomas B. Macaulay
[ British Fits Know Morality Periodical Public Ridiculous Spectacle]
When you are covering a life-or-death struggle, as British reporters were in 1940, it is legitimate and right to go along with military censorship, and in fact in situations like that there wouldn't be any press without the censorship. Kate Adie
[ Along Any British Censorship Covering Fact Go Legitimate Military Press Reporters Right Situations Struggle Were Without]
We remain united with the British, and our allies around the world, in our resolve to defeat terrorism and bring those who commit these acts to justice. Doc Hastings
[ Acts Allies Around Bring British Commit Defeat Justice Our Remain Resolve Terrorism These Those United World]
Canada evolved within the British Empire: it inherited the Parliamentary system, the Cabinet system and all the other features of the British constitutional system which had been in place, for the most part, for several centuries before Canada was even thought of. Stockwell Day
[ Been Before British Cabinet Canada Centuries Constitutional Empire Even Evolved Features Had Inherited Most Other Parliamentary Part Place Several System Thought Which Within]
The only difference between the Bel Air of the '90s and the Bel Air of my childhood is that now the nannies are Latina instead of British, and the cars European instead of American. Lorna Luft
[ Air American Between British Cars Childhood Difference European Instead Latina Now Only]
The British government says that for Sinn Fein to be involved in talks the guns must be left at the door. Martin McGuinness
[ British Door Fein Government Guns Involved Left Must Says Sinn Talks]
This sympathy is not translated into force against the British government because it is not like the anti- apartheid movement which had a high profile here and Mandela is a more engaging figure than Yasser Arafat. Tom Paulin
[ Against Apartheid Arafat Because British Engaging Figure Force Government Had Here High Into Mandela More Movement Profile Sympathy Than Translated Which]
I am a subject of the British Crown, but whenever I have to choose between the interests of England and Canada it is manifest to me that the interests of my country are identical with those of the United States of America. Wilfrid Laurier
[ Am America Between British Canada Choose Country Crown England Identical Interests Manifest States Subject Those United Whenever]
I seemed to belong to three countries: I had an apartment in Paris, a house in Hollywood, and when I married British theater director Peter Hall, I moved to London. Leslie Caron
[ Apartment Belong British Countries Director Had Hall Hollywood House London Married Moved Paris Peter Seemed Theater Three]
The British tend to shy away from the spotlight. We don't like being singled out in any way, and I think that is something which is important for me to learn to do. Damon Hill
[ Any Away Being British Important Learn Out Shy Singled Something Spotlight Tend Think Way Which]
Over 30 years ago, Airbus was founded by a European consortium of French, German, and later Spanish and British companies to compete in the large commercial aircraft industry with U.S. companies. Norm Dicks
[ Ago Airbus Aircraft British Commercial Companies Compete Consortium European Founded French German Industry Large Later Over Spanish Years]
The British nation is unique in this respect. They are the only people who like to be told how bad things are, who like to be told the worst. Winston Churchill
[ Bad British How Nation Only Respect Things Told Unique Worst]
As a kid in British Columbia, going back a long way, I learned to skate. Steve Yzerman
[ Back British Columbia Going Kid Learned Long Skate Way]
Blair... is accusing us of executing British soldiers. We want to tell him that we have not executed anybody. They are either killed in battle, most of them get killed because they are cowards anyway, the rest they just get captured. Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf
[ Accusing Anybody Anyway Battle Because Blair British Captured Cowards Either Executed Executing Get Him Just Killed Most Rest Soldiers Tell Them Us Want]
I've never got on with the British press because they've always given me such a hard time. Once they build a band up they just want to do people down. They shouldn't concentrate on the colour of someone's shirt they should listen to the music. Andrew Eldritch
[ Always Band Because British Build Colour Concentrate Down Given Got Hard Just Listen Music Never Once Press Shirt Should Someone Such Time Up Want]
I think it's sort of a rite of passage for a British actor to try and get the American accent and have a good crack at doing that. Orlando Bloom
[ Accent Actor American British Crack Doing Get Good Passage Rite Sort Think Try]
If an army of monkeys were strumming on typewriters, they might write all the books in the British Museum. Arthur Eddington
[ Army Books British Might Monkeys Museum Typewriters Were Write]
The House of Lords is the British Outer Mongolia for retired politicians. Tony Benn
[ British House Lords Outer Politicians Retired]
This most dangerous enemy is the American counterpart of the British Fabian Socialist, who denies that he is a Socialist and operates behind a mask which he calls National Planning. John T. Flynn
[ American Behind British Calls Counterpart Dangerous Denies Enemy Mask Most National Operates Planning Socialist Which]
When I was younger, I was in love with everything about the British Isles, from British folklore to Celtic music. That was always where my passions were as a young girl, and so I studied folklore as a college student in England and Ireland. Terri Windling
[ Always British Celtic College England Everything Folklore Girl Ireland Isles Love Music Passions Student Studied Were Where Young Younger]
King Louis Philippe once said to me that he attributed the great success of the British nation in political life to their talking politics after dinner. Benjamin Disraeli
[ After Attributed British Dinner Great King Life Louis Nation Once Political Politics Said Success Talking Their]
It could be my British need for discipline that makes me admire the American appetite for freedom and passion. Steve Winwood
[ Admire American Appetite British Could Discipline Freedom Makes Need Passion]
It's weird, because usually if you're British and you go to America you play baddies; but I play naughty people here and goodies in America. Paul Bettany
[ America Because British Go Here Naughty Play Usually Weird]
As for the United States' future in Afghanistan, it will be fire and hell and total defeat, God willing, as it was for their predecessors - the Soviets and, before them, the British. Mohammed Omar
[ Afghanistan Before British Defeat Fire Future God Hell Predecessors Soviets States Their Them Total United Will Willing]
If the British Fleet were lost or captured, the Atlantic might be dominated by Germany, a power hostile to our way of life, controlling in that event most of the ships and shipbuilding facilities of Europe. Wendell Willkie
[ Atlantic British Captured Controlling Dominated Europe Event Facilities Fleet Germany Hostile Life Lost Might Most Our Power Ships Way Were]
The parallel development in American blues to the British movement has resulted in Johnny Winters. Alexis Korner
[ American Blues British Development Johnny Movement Parallel Resulted Winters]
With most British actors, it's amazing. I think they start with the character on the outside and work in. Norman Jewison
[ Actors Amazing British Character Most Outside Start Think Work]
I appeal to all Britishers to answer this call to arms for the defence of all the principles that we Englishmen have been the first to proclaim in the world. John Amery
[ Answer Appeal Arms Been Call Defence Englishmen First Principles Proclaim World]
I would not say that I was, these days, a 'student' of philosophy, although in my youth I was quite deeply involved with certain aspects of the British pragmatists. Brian Ferneyhough
[ Although Aspects British Certain Days Deeply Involved Philosophy Pragmatists Quite Say Student These Would Youth]
I didn't know Charlie before doing the movie, but I was a huge fan of the British Queer as Folk. Nathan Lane
[ Before British Charlie Doing Fan Folk Huge Know Movie Queer]
Film-makers should remain true to their principles and never compromise, there is a real revival in the British film industry but there is a danger that we will become colonial servants of Hollywood. We need to maintain our own integrity. Mike Leigh
[ Become British Colonial Compromise Danger Film Film-Makers Hollywood Industry Integrity Maintain Need Never Our Own Principles Real Remain Revival Servants Should Their True Will]
When people say England, they sometimes mean Great Britain, sometimes the United Kingdom, sometimes the British Isles, - but never England. George Mikes
[ Britain British England Great Isles Kingdom Mean Never Say Sometimes United]
When I was a child in the 1940s and early 1950s, my parents and grandparents spoke of Britain as home, and New Zealand had this strong sense of identity and coherence as being part of the commonwealth and a the identity of its people as being British. Michael King
[ Being Britain British Child Coherence Commonwealth Early Grandparents Had Home Identity New Parents Part Sense Spoke Strong Zealand]
I really wouldn't want to live in America. I found New York claustrophobic and dirty. I missed England when I was there, simple things like smells and the British sense of humor. Jonny Lee Miller
[ America British Claustrophobic Dirty England Found Humor Live Missed New Really Sense Simple Smells Things Want York]
No more distressing moment can ever face a British government than that which requires it to come to a hard, fast and specific decision. Barbara Tuchman
[ British Come Decision Distressing Ever Face Fast Government Hard Moment More Requires Specific Than Which]
We have lost all our big Australian industries and icons, including Qantas when it sold 25 % of its shares and a controlling interest to British Airways. Pauline Hanson
[ Airways Australian Big British Controlling Icons Including Industries Interest Lost Our Shares Sold]
It had always been a British preoccupation to hold this mile record. Roger Bannister
[ Always Been British Had Hold Mile Preoccupation Record]
I think the British have the distinction above all other nations of being able to put new wine into old bottles without bursting them. Clement Attlee
[ Able Above Being Bottles British Bursting Distinction Into Nations New Old Other Put Them Think Wine Without]
In a few days an officer came to our camp, under a flag of truce, and informed Hamilton, then a captain of artillery, but afterwards the aid of General Washington, that Captain Hale had been arrested within the British lines condemned as a spy, and executed that morning. William Hull
[ Afterwards Aid Arrested Artillery Been British Came Camp Captain Condemned Days Executed Few Flag General Had Hale Hamilton Informed Lines Morning Officer Our Spy Then Truce Under Washington Within]
Although the Chinese had used opium as a medicine, there was no widespread addiction before the British arrived. Robert Trout
[ Addiction Although Arrived Before British Chinese Had Medicine Opium Used Widespread]
I received an OBE from the Queen, which probably doesn't mean anything in America but is quite nice in England - the Order of the British Empire for services to drama. Joan Collins
[ America Anything British Drama Empire England Mean Nice Order Probably Queen Quite Received Services Which]
I don't enjoy British shows as a rule because British audiences are strange. Andrew Eldritch
[ Audiences Because British Enjoy Rule Shows Strange]
I've had much nastier things said about me in the British press than in the Bosnian press. Paddy Ashdown
[ Bosnian British Had Much Press Said Than Things]
World War II had been such a tremendous success story for this country that the political and military leadership began to assume that they would prevail simply because of who they were. We were like the British at the turn of the 19th century. Neil Sheehan
[ Assume Because Been Began British Century Country Had Ii Leadership Military Political Prevail Simply Story Success Such Tremendous Turn War Were World Would]
Were British protesters, armed with little more than a frisbee and a bag of plastic toy soldiers, really in danger of being shot by the US military in Gloucestershire? Mark Thomas
[ Armed Bag Being British Danger Frisbee Little Military More Plastic Protesters Really Shot Soldiers Than Toy Us Were]
In Great Britain the price of food is at a higher level than in any other country, and consequently, the British artisan labours at a disadvantage in proportion to the higher rate of his food. Joseph Hume
[ Any Artisan Britain British Consequently Country Disadvantage Food Great Higher His Labours Level Other Price Proportion Rate Than]
It would not be fair to the critics of Rotary, who include some of the most brilliant of the British and American writers, to charge them with prejudice. Paul Harris
[ American Brilliant British Charge Critics Fair Include Most Prejudice Rotary Some Them Would Writers]
If these theatres didn't exist, the tradition of British theatre would cease to exist. David Soul
[ British Cease Exist Theatre Theatres These Tradition Would]
Basically, I have no place in organized politics. By coming to the British Parliament, I've allowed the people to sacrifice me at the top and let go the more effective job I should be doing at the bottom. Bernadette Devlin
[ Allowed Basically Bottom British Coming Doing Effective Go Job More Organized Parliament Place Politics Sacrifice Should Top]
I've always wanted to be a spy, and frankly I'm a little surprised that British intelligence has never approached me. Elizabeth Hurley
[ Always Approached British Frankly Intelligence Little Never Spy Surprised Wanted]
I think it has something to do with being British. We don't take ourselves as seriously as some other countries do. I think a lot of people take themselves far too seriously; I find that a very tedious attitude. Joan Collins
[ Attitude Being British Countries Far Find Lot Other Ourselves Seriously Some Something Take Tedious Themselves Think Too Very]
I've always had great respect for Paddington because he is amusingly English and eccentric. He is a great British institution and my generation grew up with the books and then Michael Horden's animations. Stephen Fry
[ Always Because Books British Eccentric English Generation Great Grew Had Institution Michael Respect Then Up]
I don't care to analyze acting. On the other hand there is a fascination because distributors are putting out British films. You get films here with great performances you'll never see again. Why compare. We should go after the businessmen. Tim Roth
[ Acting After Again Analyze Because British Businessmen Care Compare Distributors Fascination Films Get Go Great Hand Here Never Other Out Performances Putting See Should Why]
I am confident that the British people will not be intimidated by terrorism. Tom Allen
[ Am British Confident Intimidated Terrorism Will]
The defeat of the Americans in Canada and the advantages gained by the British arms in the Jerseys, and indeed for some months in every other quarter, gave to the royal cause an air of triumph. Mercy Otis Warren
[ Advantages Air Americans Arms British Canada Cause Defeat Every Gained Gave Indeed Months Other Quarter Royal Some Triumph]
For fear of dropping the troops in the sea, the pilots tended to drop them too far inland - some of them actually in the British lines. The weapon containers often fell wide of the troops, which was another handicap that contributed to our excessive casualties. Kurt Student
[ Actually Another British Casualties Containers Contributed Drop Dropping Excessive Far Fear Fell Handicap Inland Lines Often Our Pilots Sea Some Tended Them Too Troops Weapon Which Wide]
Among the many misdeeds of the British rule in India, history will look upon the act depriving a whole nation of arms as the blackest. Mohandas Gandhi
[ Act Among Arms Blackest British Depriving History India Look Many Misdeeds Nation Rule Upon Whole Will]
As for the British churchman, he goes to church as he goes to the bathroom, with the minimum of fuss and no explanation if he can help it. Ronald Blythe
[ Bathroom British Church Explanation Fuss Goes Help Minimum]
The British have a remarkable talent for keeping calm, even when there is no crisis. Franklin P. Jones
[ British Calm Crisis Even Keeping Remarkable Talent]
There are actually quite high profile British TV star cameos in it that you probably wouldn't even notice, that the British wouldn't even notice, let alone the American audience. Simon Pegg
[ Actually Alone American Audience British Cameos Even High Notice Probably Profile Quite Star Tv]
For an event that was wholly created in the poisonous psychological warfare kitchens of the Second World War, run by the ministries of propaganda in many countries, not just by the British or the Americans, but also the Russians and undoubtedly the world Jewish organizations. Ernst Zundel
[ Also Americans British Countries Created Event Jewish Just Kitchens Many Ministries Organizations Poisonous Propaganda Psychological Run Russians Second Undoubtedly War Warfare Wholly World]
Since I was 12 or 13, I have been taking movie meetings finding a project right for me because I wanted to try it. Craig gave us the script - it was set in Wales, it is really British humour. I just loved it. Charlotte Church
[ Because Been British Craig Finding Gave Humour Just Loved Meetings Movie Project Really Right Script Set Since Taking Try Us Wales Wanted]
My Mother is Swedish and my Father is Scottish, he played for Charlton in the 1960's and was in the Army, he captained the British forces team. We then moved to S.A. because a lot of players did that at the time. Richard Gough
[ Army Because British Captained Charlton Did Father Forces Lot Mother Moved Played Players Scottish Swedish Team Then Time]
The British Constitution has always been puzzling and always will be. Queen Elizabeth II
[ Always Been British Constitution Puzzling Will]
And so I was very grateful that I didn't do the British stiff upper lip, but I went straight to a therapist. And she was wonderful and helpful, and I went for about two years. Lynn Redgrave
[ British Grateful Helpful Lip She Stiff Straight Therapist Two Upper Very Went Wonderful Years]
I am a caricature of what British science is about in the way I work. Martin Fleischmann
[ Am British Caricature Science Way Work]
American audiences tend to be more expressive than British ones. Simon Pegg
[ American Audiences British Expressive More Ones Tend Than]
The British keep employing me, and that makes me like them. It also makes me think they're very intelligent. John Cusack
[ Also British Employing Intelligent Keep Makes Them Think Very]
The British cinema had been very dull and conformist. Karel Reisz
[ Been British Cinema Conformist Dull Had Very]
Continental directors, as opposed to British and American, tend to be somewhat high-handed in their approach. Donald Pleasence
[ American Approach British Continental Directors Opposed Somewhat Tend Their]
It the British System is the most gigantic system of slavery the world has yet seen, and therefore it is that freedom gradually disappears from every country over which England is enabled to obtain control. Henry Charles Carey
[ British Control Country Disappears Enabled England Every Freedom Gigantic Gradually Most Obtain Over Seen Slavery System Therefore Which World Yet]
When I read that the British army had landed thirty-two thousand troops - and I had realized, not very long before, that Philadelphia only had thirty thousand people in it - it practically lifted me out of my chair. David McCullough
[ Army Before British Chair Had Landed Lifted Long Only Out Philadelphia Practically Read Realized Thirty Thirty-Two Thousand Troops Very]
I am very proud to be British. I'm very conscious of carrying my country with me wherever I go. I feel I need to represent it well. Julie Andrews
[ Am British Carrying Conscious Country Feel Go Need Proud Represent Very Well Wherever]
Between Clive Owen winning at the Golden Globes and the British Academy announcing its nominations, of which Sideways received only one, I'm feeling pretty humbled these days. Thomas Haden Church
[ Academy Announcing Between British Days Feeling Golden Humbled Nominations Only Owen Pretty Received Sideways These Which Winning]
It was part of your religion to hate the British. Rebecca H. Davis
[ British Hate Part Religion Your]
However much we may sympathize with a small nation confronted by a big and powerful neighbours, we cannot in all circumstances undertake to involve the whole British Empire in a war simply on her account. Neville Chamberlain
[ Account Big British Cannot Circumstances Confronted Empire Her However Involve May Much Nation Neighbours Powerful Simply Small Sympathize Undertake War Whole]
The United States dollar took another pounding on German, French and British exchanges this morning, hitting the lowest point ever known in West Germany. Gordon Sinclair
[ Another British Dollar Ever Exchanges French German Germany Hitting Known Lowest Morning Point Pounding States Took United West]
If the (British) Arts Council give you money, they also tell you how to spend it. Neville Marriner
[ Also Arts British Council Give How Money Spend Tell]
I had to choose between American and British actors, and it didn't take me more than a second to decide: Russians are Europeans and should be played by other Europeans. Jean-Jacques Annaud
[ Actors American Between British Choose Decide Europeans Had More Other Played Russians Second Should Take Than]
Winston Churchill was not entirely British. His mother was American, making Sir Winston part Iroquois Indian. Rachel Blanchard
[ American British Churchill Entirely His Indian Iroquois Making Mother Part Sir Winston]
The Irish and British, they love satire, it's a large part of the culture. Ben Nicholson
[ British Culture Irish Large Love Part Satire]
The British were indeed very far superior to the Americans in every respect necessary to military operations, except the revivified courage and resolution, the result of sudden success after despair. Mercy Otis Warren
[ After Americans British Courage Despair Every Except Far Indeed Military Necessary Operations Resolution Respect Result Success Sudden Superior Very Were]
At midnight on July 1, 1997, Hongkong, the British Crown Colony, will be restored to China. This is not only an event which will be celebrated by patriotic Chinese; any patriotic American should celebrate it as well. Robert Trout
[ American Any British Celebrate Celebrated China Chinese Colony Crown Event July Midnight Only Patriotic Restored Should Well Which Will]
And I grew up watching all the British ones so when you hear that from an early age, it makes it much easier than you guys who don't grow up with Australian television or British television. Rachel Griffiths
[ Age Australian British Early Easier Grew Grow Guys Hear Makes Much Ones Television Than Up Watching]
Like the British Constitution, she owes her success in practice to her inconsistencies in principle. Thomas Hardy
[ British Constitution Her Inconsistencies Owes Practice Principle She Success]
If you do a story about a British journalist rescuing a child from Sarajevo, then Sarajevo just becomes an exotic location, and the story's about this British journalist. Michael Winterbottom
[ Becomes British Child Exotic Journalist Just Location Rescuing Story Then]
There's a tradition in British intellectual life of mocking any non-political force that gets involved in politics, especially within the sphere of the arts and the theatre. Harold Pinter
[ Any Arts British Especially Force Gets Intellectual Involved Life Mocking Non-Political Politics Sphere Theatre Tradition Within]
We have had more sales for this year's grand prix than any other, and we have been helped in that by the fact that Jenson had 10 podiums last season and looks like a winner. It is good for British motor racing if he is there and doing well. Jackie Stewart
[ Any Been British Doing Fact Good Grand Had Helped Last Looks More Motor Other Prix Racing Sales Season Than Well Winner Year]
I personally felt that his ad hominen attacks on British architects were not the sort of thing a Prince of Wales should be doing because, apart from anything else, they put various people out of business. Anthony Holden
[ Ad Anything Apart Architects Attacks Because British Business Doing Else Felt His Out Personally Prince Put Should Sort Thing Various Wales Were]
We say to the British government: you have kept those sculptures for almost two centuries. You have cared for them as well as you could, for which we thank you. But now in the name of fairness and morality, please give them back. Melina Mercouri
[ Almost Back British Cared Centuries Could Fairness Give Government Kept Morality Name Now Please Say Sculptures Thank Them Those Two Well Which]
Gandhi has asked that the British Government should walk out of India and leave the Indian people to settle differences among themselves, even if it means chaos and confusion. Stafford Cripps
[ Among Asked British Chaos Confusion Differences Even Gandhi Government India Indian Leave Means Out Settle Should Themselves Walk]
Our ability to make a decision about the declaration is hampered by the British government being reluctant to give us the clarification which we require. Martin McGuinness
[ Ability Being British Clarification Decision Declaration Give Government Hampered Make Our Reluctant Require Us Which]
After that he turned to the question of invading England. Hitler said that during the previous year he could not afford to risk a possible failure; apart from that, he had not wished to provoke the British, as he hoped to arrange peace talks. Kurt Student
[ Afford After Apart Arrange British Could During England Failure Had Hitler Hoped Invading Peace Possible Previous Provoke Question Risk Said Talks Turned Wished Year]
We have to withdraw from this undemocratic institution and ensure that these people no longer have any influence on British affairs. We would like to see other European nations do the same thing. I think that will happen. Steve Blake
[ Affairs Any British Ensure European Happen Influence Institution Longer Nations Other Same See These Thing Think Undemocratic Will Withdraw Would]
If you look at the British royal family and take away the scandals and the goofy stuff that's going on, people love to have this king to look up to - the royals are like celebrities. Kevin J. Anderson
[ Away British Celebrities Family Going Goofy King Look Love Royal Royals Scandals Stuff Take Up]
However British you may be, I am more British still. Henry James
[ Am British However May More Still]
Let everyone leave all the guns - British guns and Irish guns - outside the door. Martin McGuinness
[ British Door Everyone Guns Irish Leave Outside]
There are no countries in the world less known by the British than those selfsame British Islands. George Borrow
[ British Countries Islands Known Less Than Those World]
I think you will find scientists that think like you in Germany and Britain, and you will find politicians that think like Weinberger. I think the most bellicose ruling group in the Western world at the moment is the British. E. P. Thompson
[ Britain British Find Germany Group Moment Most Politicians Ruling Scientists Think Western Will World]
The British were keen for 30 caliber guns, did not believe in daylight bombing. American experts said 30 caliber was not enough; we had to have 50 caliber, also said daylight bombing was right provided the planes attacked in formation, with 50 caliber guns. Stuart Symington
[ Also American Attacked Believe Bombing British Caliber Daylight Did Enough Experts Formation Guns Had Keen Planes Provided Right Said Were]
The British merchants represented that they received some profit indeed from Virginia and South Carolina, as well as the West Indies; but as for the rest of this continent, they were constant losers in trade. Ezra Stiles
[ British Carolina Constant Continent Indeed Indies Losers Merchants Profit Received Represented Rest Some South Trade Virginia Well Were West]
It came as a great shock to me when I heard that England and Soviet Russia had become allies. So much so that I thought that the people responsible in London were acting in a manner that no longer coincided with British imperial interests. John Amery
[ Acting Allies Become British Came England Great Had Heard Imperial Interests London Longer Manner Much Responsible Russia Shock Soviet Thought Were]
The British have given me good support for the last 8 years and have always believed in me. Jonathan Brown
[ Always Believed British Given Good Last Support Years]
The situation in the West Bank and Gaza involves a military occupation amid urban guerrilla warfare, analogous to the British security measures in Northern Island, that hopefully will end with a cease-fire. Jack Schwartz
[ Amid Analogous Bank British Cease-Fire End Gaza Guerrilla Hopefully Involves Island Measures Military Northern Occupation Security Situation Urban Warfare West Will]
I couldn't speak Japanese very well, passport regulations were changing, I felt British, and my future was in Britain. And it would also make me eligible for literary awards. But I still think I'm regarded as one of their own in Japan. Kazuo Ishiguro
[ Also Awards Britain British Changing Eligible Felt Future Japan Japanese Literary Make Own Passport Regarded Regulations Speak Still Their Think Very Well Were Would]
There are a few Chinese smuggled in over the borders of British Columbia on the north and Mexico on the south. Denis Kearney
[ Borders British Chinese Columbia Few Mexico North Over Smuggled South]
I think you know that I classify science as British science, American science, and everybody else. Martin Fleischmann
[ American British Classify Else Everybody Know Science Think]
Obviously it's my second senior event, and I'm tired obviously coming back from the British Open, from surgery, which was priority No. 1, did that successfully, and each week since the British Open I've felt in pretty good control of my golf game. Greg Norman
[ Back British Coming Control Did Each Event Felt Game Golf Good Obviously Open Pretty Priority Second Senior Since Successfully Surgery Tired Week Which]
My influences were Peter Sellers and the great British character actors. Tracey Ullman
[ Actors British Character Great Influences Peter Sellers Were]
She has turned the British bulldog into a Reagan poodle. David Steel
[ British Bulldog Into Poodle Reagan She Turned]
You British plundered half the world for your own profit. Let's not pass it off as the Age of Enlightenment. Paddy Chayefsky
[ Age British Enlightenment Half Off Own Pass Plundered Profit World Your]
When Joan D' Arc was asked by her judges why as a Christian she did not love the British, she answered that she did love them, but she loved British in their country. In the same way, we do not hate the Turks, we love them, but in their country. Jean-Marie Le Pen
[ Answered Arc Asked British Christian Country Did Hate Her Joan Judges Love Loved Same She Their Them Turks Way Why]
The best research for playing a drunk is being a British actor for 20 years. Michael Caine
[ Actor Being Best British Drunk Playing Research Years]
We cannot, with good conscience, expect the British to set up an orderly schedule for the liberation of India before we have decided for ourselves to make all who live in America free. Wendell Willkie
[ America Before British Cannot Conscience Decided Expect Free Good India Liberation Live Make Orderly Ourselves Schedule Set Up]
I have seen that the American Dream is a reality - and I would love to feel the British Dream is also a reality. To enable that, we have to bring back some common sense and encourage family values, a proper sense of justice and make people believe they have a decent chance to build a business or career for themselves. I see this moment as a fantastic opportunity to restore this, because I believe Britain Has Talent. Simon Cowell
[ Also American Back Because Believe Bring Britain British Build Business Career Chance Common Decent Dream Enable Encourage Family Fantastic Feel Justice Love Make Moment Opportunity Proper Reality Restore See Seen Sense Some]
No, I'm not rich. I had a tax problem in this country, curiously enough, and my accountant said the British government was patently wrong in taxing me, and they were, but we couldn't persuade them and it cost me everything I had. Donald Sutherland
[ Accountant British Cost Country Curiously Enough Everything Government Had Patently Persuade Problem Rich Said Tax Taxing Them Were Wrong]
A British declaration be taken against Martinez for 'capturing and robbing us. George Vancouver
[ Against British Capturing Declaration Martinez Robbing Taken Us]
All British people have plain names, and that works pretty well over there. Paris Hilton
[ British Names Over Plain Pretty Well Works]
There is no cannibalism in the British navy, absolutely none, and when I say none, I mean there is a certain amount. Graham Chapman
[ Absolutely Amount British Cannibalism Certain Mean Navy None Say]
If I am pushed I will push back, that is the way I am. I am very British. We don't like to be pushed around. When the chips are down we might have to step into grey areas. Damon Hill
[ Am Areas Around Back British Chips Down Grey Into Might Push Pushed Step Very Way Will]
The public must suffer untold pangs from the stiffness, the deliberate stifling of emotion, on the part of many British actors. Ivor Novello
[ Actors British Deliberate Emotion Many Must Pangs Part Public Stifling Suffer Untold]
The reason is that a military defeat of Britain will bring about the disintegration of the British Empire. This would not be of any benefit to Germany. Franz Halder
[ Any Benefit Bring Britain British Defeat Disintegration Empire Germany Military Reason Will Would]
The head of a ship however has not always an immediate relation to her name, at least in the British navy. William Falconer
[ Always British Head Her However Immediate Least Name Navy Relation Ship]
It is not yet too late for the Indian people to decide on rapid, ordered progress. I can assure them that the British people are as determined upon self-government for India as they are themselves. Stafford Cripps
[ Assure British Decide Determined India Indian Late Ordered Progress Rapid Self-Government Them Themselves Too Upon Yet]
Be blind. Be stupid. Be British. Be careful. Virginia Graham
[ Blind British Careful Stupid]
The British needlewoman follows blindly where the merchant leads. Ann Macbeth
[ Blindly British Follows Leads Merchant Where]
The British seizure of Hongkong was an aspect of one of the most ugly crimes of the British Empire: the takeover and destruction of India, and the use of India to flood China with opium. Robert Trout
[ Aspect British China Crimes Destruction Empire Flood India Most Opium Seizure Takeover Ugly Use]
We've always had a pretty competitive and pretty ferocious battle with British Airways... It's lasted now about 14 years, and we're very pleased to have survived it. Richard Branson
[ Airways Always Battle British Competitive Ferocious Had Lasted Now Pleased Pretty Survived Very Years]
British girls are as temperamental as Americans. Ivor Novello
[ Americans British Girls Temperamental]
When we first sold the Wallace and Gromit shorts to America, people suggested we get rid of the strange British accents and put clear American voices on them, and we held out. Nick Park
[ Accents America American British Clear First Get Held Out Put Rid Shorts Sold Strange Suggested Them Voices Wallace]
Such a prostitution of judicial power can never occur again under the shadow of the British law, for no jury within the wide circle of the empire would submit to such an infraction of their privilege, even if a judge could be found daring enough to attempt it. Joseph Howe
[ Again Attempt British Circle Could Daring Empire Enough Even Found Judge Judicial Jury Law Never Occur Power Privilege Shadow Submit Such Their Under Wide Within Would]
The British regulatory system was revised, so that bigger profits were encouraged, which removed the option of big spending on programming. Quality just fell off a cliff, and all the old hands either left or were fired for being too expensive. Lee Child
[ Being Big Bigger British Cliff Either Encouraged Expensive Fell Fired Hands Just Left Off Old Option Profits Programming Quality Regulatory Removed Revised Spending System Too Were Which]
I find respect for a mediocre British composer, as opposed to a really good American, ridiculous because they automatically respect a composer if he's from England. John Corigliano
[ American Automatically Because British Composer England Find Good Mediocre Opposed Really Respect Ridiculous]
I once bought an old car back after I sold it because I missed it so much and I had forgotten that it never ran. It was a British racing car. You know, because I just wanted it back. I could only remember what was good about it. Connie Chung
[ After Back Because Bought British Car Could Forgotten Good Had Just Know Missed Much Never Old Once Only Racing Ran Remember Sold Wanted]
I wil not compare the education of an ancient Spartan with that of a British nobleman. Thomas Day
[ Ancient British Compare Education Nobleman]
I would like to tell our American, British and Spanish friends that the Iraqi crisis is not a problem between the United States and France, but between those who want to move forward in the logic of war and the international community. Dominique de Villepin
[ American Between British Community Crisis Forward France Friends International Iraqi Logic Move Our Problem Spanish States Tell Those United Want War Would]
I think most British people who say they can do an American accent are so bad at it. I find it excruciating. I find it excruciating the other way around, too. Eileen Atkins
[ Accent American Around Bad British Excruciating Find Most Other Say Think Too Way]
My parents are Italian and British. They live in Berkeley now - we all moved there four years ago. Claire Forlani
[ Ago Berkeley British Four Italian Live Moved Now Parents Years]
Each section of the British Isles has its own way of laughing, except Wales, which doesn't. Stephen Leacock
[ British Each Except Isles Laughing Own Section Wales Way Which]
It has been argued that British girls are incapable of deep feeling or brilliant acting owing to their lack of temperament. This, I am positive, is not true. Ivor Novello
[ Acting Am Argued Been Brilliant British Deep Feeling Girls Incapable Lack Owing Positive Temperament Their True]
You know, the blond guy plays the good guy and I play the bad part, the bad guys. Which is a lot of fun. Playing the bad guy is great. And it's the whole British thing. You know, in so many films the bad guy is British. Gary Oldman makes a living doing that. Matt Robinson
[ Bad Blond British Doing Films Fun Gary Good Great Guy Guys Know Living Lot Makes Many Oldman Part Play Playing Plays Thing Which Whole]
I live in London and I am a British subject, although I do write in Spanish, of course. Guillermo Cabrera Infante
[ Although Am British Course Live London Spanish Subject Write]
I have done my time living on the run. I'm British and I want to come home. Gary Glitter
[ British Come Done Home Living Run Time Want]
The British may not know much about music, but they certainly loves the noise it makes. Richard Baker
[ British Certainly Know Loves Makes May Much Music Noise]
The British press have written some nasty and spiteful things about the way I look which used to affect me quite badly when it was new to me but luckily, I've learned to ignore the comments. why do they even care about how I look? Melanie Chisholm
[ Affect Badly British Care Comments Even How Ignore Learned Look Luckily Nasty New Press Quite Some Spiteful Things Used Way Which Why Written]
Working on the accent helped, enormously. I will tell you that when I brought Michael a correct "British" accent, one that my dialect coach was happy with, he hated it. Madeleine Stowe
[ Accent British Brought Coach Correct Dialect Enormously Happy Hated Helped Michael Tell Will Working]
Usually, certainly British singers, adopt an American accent when they sing and I think that usually people are thinking of somebody else, but I just think of very specific people. Jane Horrocks
[ Accent Adopt American British Certainly Else Just Sing Singers Somebody Specific Think Thinking Usually Very]
When I die there may be a paragraph or two in the newspapers. My name will linger in the British Museum Reading Room catalogue for a space at the head of a long list of books for which no one will ever ask. C. S. Forester
[ Ask Books British Catalogue Die Ever Head Linger List Long May Museum Name Newspapers Paragraph Reading Room Space Two Which Will]
But we had a fantastic coach, Simon Clifford, who runs a British football youth game which teaches Brazilian techniques - which is what we wanted to incorporate into the film. And some of those things we eventually got in. Parminder Nagra
[ Brazilian British Clifford Coach Eventually Fantastic Film Football Game Got Had Incorporate Into Runs Simon Some Teaches Techniques Things Those Wanted Which Youth]
The British were white, English, and Protestant, just as we were. They had to have some other basis on which to justify independence, and happily they were able to formulate the inalienable truths set forth in the Declaration. Samuel P. Huntington
[ Able Basis British Declaration English Formulate Forth Had Happily Inalienable Independence Just Justify Other Protestant Set Some Truths Were Which White]
A university anywhere can aim no higher than to be as British as possible for the sake of the undergraduates, as German as possible for the sake of the public at large-and as confused as possible for the preservation of the whole uneasy balance. Clark Kerr
[ Aim Anywhere Balance British Confused German Higher Possible Preservation Public Sake Than Undergraduates Uneasy University Whole]
In 1860 a total eclipse of the sun was visible in British America. Simon Newcomb
[ America British Eclipse Sun Total Visible]
The British ballads became a new kind of form in their hand. And out of them came the blues, a new kind of song of commentary and satire, a song form which, after all, has become the main musical form of the whole human species. Alan Lomax
[ After Ballads Became Become Blues British Came Commentary Form Hand Human Kind Main Musical New Out Satire Song Species Their Them Which Whole]
There is a marvelous turn and trick to British arrogance; its apparent unconsciousness makes it twice as effectual. Catherine Drinker Bowen
[ Apparent Arrogance British Effectual Makes Marvelous Trick Turn Twice Unconsciousness]
The British Government and the Irish Government have accepted very clearly the Mitchell Report. Dick Spring
[ Accepted British Clearly Government Irish Mitchell Report Very]
I'm a British intern going in. I'm hoping that John will just kind of tackle it from who this person is and what she's about rather than trying to go in on her culture. We need to move a step forward than that. Parminder Nagra
[ British Culture Forward Go Going Her Hoping Intern John Just Kind Move Need Person Rather She Step Tackle Than Trying Will]
I was determined that no British government should be brought down by the action of two tarts. Harold MacMillan
[ Action British Brought Determined Down Government Should Two]
The fact is that a car used by Gerry Adams and myself during the course of the Mitchell review was bugged by elements within British military intelligence. Martin McGuinness
[ Adams British Bugged Car Course During Elements Fact Gerry Intelligence Military Mitchell Myself Review Used Within]
The United States can tell you all about what's wrong with the British, to say nothing of the Russians. Arthur Hays Sulzberger
[ British Nothing Russians Say States Tell United Wrong]
But, you know, the Stones were my opening act in the Sixties. I loved those British guys, the way they just stood there and shook their hair. Ronnie Spector
[ Act British Guys Hair Just Know Loved Opening Shook Sixties Stones Stood Their Those Way Were]
I went being unemployed for three years to being the lead in a British feature in the days when we only made two a year, 1990. It was ridiculous really. Christopher Eccleston
[ Being British Days Feature Lead Made Only Really Ridiculous Three Two Unemployed Went Year Years]
This was the period when I used all the influence I had to get the British to abandon their export trade, and as much as possible convert all of their manufacturing facilities to the immediate needs of the war, including civilian, as well as military requirements. W. Averell Harriman
[ Abandon British Civilian Convert Export Facilities Get Had Immediate Including Influence Manufacturing Military Much Needs Period Possible Requirements Their Trade Used War Well]
We have a large underclass in Britain, and a fairly low standard of education. Our best universities are extremely good, but a very significant proportion of the British population that comes out of compulsory schooling with very low standards of education. Nigel Short
[ Best Britain British Comes Compulsory Education Extremely Fairly Good Large Low Our Out Population Proportion Schooling Significant Standard Standards Universities Very]
I'm actually going in to ER as the new British intern. Parminder Nagra
[ Actually British Er Going Intern New]
My father in the film - which we probably haven't seen in previous movies, and in British Asian movies you could probably count on one hand - he says exactly why, actually why he's frightened for his daughter. He came to this country, England, and had a bit of a crappy time. Parminder Nagra
[ Actually Asian Bit British Came Could Count Country Crappy Daughter England Exactly Father Film Frightened Had Hand Haven His Movies Previous Probably Says Seen Time Which Why]
As many as three million people are expected to attend the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver, British Columbia. The security concerns and economic opportunities are great for both Canada and Washington state. Rick Larsen
[ Attend Both British Canada Columbia Concerns Economic Expected Games Great Many Million Olympic Opportunities Security State Three Vancouver Washington Winter]
Were you to read the British press today, you would learn that the British Empire never forgets its defeats. Robert Trout
[ British Defeats Empire Forgets Learn Never Press Read Today Were Would]
Yes, I won the Bafta. I thought the British were very intelligent. Eli Wallach
[ British Intelligent Thought Very Were Won Yes]
For over 30 years, the IRA showed that the British government could not rule Ireland on its own terms. Gerry Adams
[ British Could Government Ira Ireland Over Own Rule Showed Terms Years]
I'm very proud to be British, and my brand is British. Victoria Beckham
[ Brand British Proud Very]
Contrast that with the call of the Liberal Democrats in April, when they were prepared to call upon the British people to participate in a 24-hour strike. It shows how far to the right the Labour Party's gone. Arthur Scargill
[ April British Call Contrast Democrats Far Gone How Labour Liberal Participate Party Prepared Right Shows Strike Upon Were]
I am confident that in the end freedom and democracy will prevail over terror and tyranny. We will win this war on terror - and when we do Americans, the British, Iraqis, and people around the world will be more secure. Doc Hastings
[ Am Americans Around British Confident Democracy End Freedom Iraqis More Over Prevail Secure Terror Tyranny War Will Win World]
I had passed through the entire British education system studying literature, culminating in three years of reading English at Oxford, and they'd never told me about something as basic as the importance of point of view in fiction! Philip Pullman
[ Basic British Education English Entire Fiction Had Importance Literature Never Oxford Passed Point Reading Something Studying System Three Through Told View Years]
By adopting the 'free trade,' or British, system, we place ourselves side by side with the men who have ruined Ireland and India, and are now poisoning and enslaving the Chinese people. Henry Charles Carey
[ Adopting British Chinese Enslaving Free India Ireland Men Now Ourselves Place Poisoning Ruined Side System Trade]
The British system had requirements, including Latin. I'm not positive you ever had to know Greek, but there are certainly kinds of curricula where you had to know Greek too. I think in Britain there was the most mindless, repetitive sort of learning. William Scott
[ Britain British Certainly Ever Greek Had Including Kinds Know Latin Learning Mindless Most Positive Repetitive Requirements Sort System Think Too Where]
My jokes are in my head and I have a duplicate copy of my jokes in a lot of British comics' heads, where they are safe. Emo Philips
[ British Comics Copy Duplicate Head Heads Jokes Lot Safe Where]
I went over before the British Open and played Valderrama thinking that I might make the team, might be a captain's pick. I made the effort to go over there. Payne Stewart
[ Before British Captain Effort Go Made Make Might Open Over Pick Played Team Thinking Went]