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I love Americans, but not when they try to talk French. What a blessing it is that they never try to talk English.
I love Americans, but not when they try to talk French. What a blessing it is that they never try to talk English.Rate this quote: Send
To eat well in England, you should have a breakfast three times a day.Rate this quote: Send
Envy is the central fact of American life.Rate this quote: Send
The Jew has his other side. He has some discreditable ways, though he has not a monopoly of them. He has a reputation for various small forms of cheating, and for practicing oppressive usury, and for burning himself out to get the insurance, and for arranging cunning contracts which leave him an exit but lock the other man in, and for smart evasions which find him safe and comfortable just within the strict letter of the law, when court and jury know very well that he has violated the spirit of it.Rate this quote: Send
It seems to me as good as certain that we cannot get the upper hand against England. The English, the best race in the world, cannot lose! We, however, can lose and shall lose, if not this year then next year. The thought that our race is going to be beaten depresses me terribly, because I am completely German.Rate this quote: Send