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"The feast is such as earth, the general mother, Pours from her fairest bosom, when she smiles, In the embrace of autumn." - Percy Bysshe Shelley

"People are rude in general." - Eric Wareheim

"General Motors, General Mills, General Foods, general ignorance, general apathy, and general cussedness elect presidents and Congressmen and maintain them in power." - Herbert M. Shelton

"Law in general is human reason, inasmuch as it governs all the inhabitants of the earth: the political and civil laws of each nation ought to be only the particular cases in which human reason is applied." - Charles De Montesquieu

"Law in general is human reason, inasmuch as it governs all the inhabitants of the earth: the political and civil laws of each nation ought to be only the particular cases in which human reason is applied." - Baron de Montesquieu

"Law in general is human reason, inasmuch as it governs all the inhabitants of the earth: the political and civil laws of each nation ought to be only the particular cases in which human reason is applied." - Charles De Secondat

"Air, earth, and seas, obey'd th' Almighty nod, And with a general fear confess'd the God." - John Dryden

"There's nothing so much like a god on earth as a General on a battlefield." - Michael Shaara

"With all the defects in our Constitution, whether general or particular, the comparison of our government with those of Europe, is like a comparison of Heaven with Hell. England, like the earth, may be allowed to take the intermediate station." - Thomas Jefferson

"Earth laughs in flowers." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"I'm very interested in people, in general." - Audrey Tautou

"I'm disappointed in people in general." - Vinton Cerf

"I think that as an individual and as individuals in general, if we can't leave the earth feeling like we left something that someone in the future can use then I don't feel like we've served our purpose on this earth in an effective manner." - Jerome Ringo

"Pure earth does not petrify, because the predominance of dryness over [i.e. in] the earth endows it not with coherence but rather with crumbliness. In general, stone is formed in two ways only (a) through the hardening of clay, and (b) by the congelation [of waters]." - Avicenna

"In general, our generals were outgeneralled." - John Adams

"Men, in general, are but great children." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"The news media in general are liberals." - Barbara Walters

"Architecture in general is frozen music." - Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph Schelling

"Architecture in general is frozen music." - Friedrich von Schelling

"I don't go to parties in general." - Paulo Coelho

"I love memoirs and autobiographies in general." - Brett Davern

"I'm a fan of music in general." - Johnny Galecki

"I fart in your general direction." - Graham Chapman

"I'm not a good collaborator in general." - Chelsea Quinn Yarbro

"I'm very, very low-key in general." - Debby Ryan

"I prefer black music in general." - Phil Collins

"In general, comedians are attracted to vice." - Natasha Leggero

"Vegetarians in general don't like me." - Yotam Ottolenghi

"I'm pretty hard on myself in general." - Natalie Portman

"I hate negative ads in general." - Ed Rendell

"I'm a big sports fan in general." - Luke Bryan

"I would rather win souls than be the greatest king or emperor on earth; I would rather win souls than be the greatest general that ever commanded an army; I would rather win souls than be the greatest poet, or novelist, or literary man who ever walked the earth. My one ambition in life is to win as many as possible." - R. A. Torrey

"The earth is the general and equal possession of all humanity and therefore cannot be the property of individuals." - Leo Tolstoy

"The United Nations General Assembly: The greatest show on Earth, starring Barack Obama, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Muammar Gaddafi." - Leon Bertoletti

"To the mind which looks not to general results in the economy of Nature, the earth may seem to present a scene of perpetual warfare, and incessant carnage: but the more enlarged view, while it regards individuals in their conjoint relations to the general benefit of their own species, and that of other species with which they are associated in the great family of Nature, resolves each apparent case of individual evil, into an example of subserviency to universal good." - William Buckland

"The earth laughs in flowers." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"If you look at ISIS, General MacArthur, and General Patton, they're spinning in their graves." - Donald Trump

"In-depth studies have an influence on general ideas, whereas theories, in turn, in order to maintain themselves, push their spectators to search for new evidence. The mind's activity that is maintained by the debates about these works, is probably the source of the greatest joys given to man to experience on Earth." - Louis Agassiz

"His Excellency, President for Life, Field Marshal Al Hadji Doctor Idi Amin Dada, VC, DSO, MC, Lord of All the Beasts of the Earth and Fishes of the Seas and Conqueror of the British Empire in Africa in General and Uganda in Particular." - Idi Amin

"Therefore, in the course of the work I have followed this plan: I describe in the first book all the positions of the orbits together with the movements which I ascribe to the Earth, in order that this book might contain, as it were, the general scheme of the universe." - Nicolaus Copernicus

"The best moments on earth are those during which we meditate upon heavenly things in general, when we recognize or defend the truth, that heavenly dweller and denizen. Only then do we truly live. Therefore, the essential interests of the soul require that we should oftener rise above the earth, upwards to heaven, where is our true life, our true country, which shall have no end." - John of Kronstadt

"I have never looked at foreign countries or gone there but with the purpose of getting to know the general human qualities that are spread all over the earth in very different forms, and then to find these qualities again in my own country and to recognize and to further them." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"I stress that I am not attacking Friends of the Earth, Greenpeace, and the environmental movement in general. They have done some good work overall. I am merely pointing out that they can, and are, used to promote the New World Order, mostly (though certainly not in every case), without their knowledge." - David Icke

"The evidence that at least one extraterrestrial civilization has visited Earth is extensive both in scope and detail. In its totality it comprises a body of evidence which at the very least supports the general assessment that extraterrestrial life has been detected, and that a vigorous program of research and serious diplomatic initiatives is warranted." - Steven M. Greer

"I do verily believe that if the principle were to prevail of a common law being in force in the United States (which principle possesses the general government at once of all the powers of the state governments, and reduces us to a single consolidated government), it would become the most corrupt government on the earth." - Thomas Jefferson

"It's very interesting to think about the distinction with mind, which I just made in very general terms, but it can be made more profound when we think that there are many species, many creatures on earth that are very likely to have a mind, but are very unlikely to have a consciousness in the sense that you and I have." - Antonio Damasio

"Earth walks on Earth, Glittering in gold; Earth goes to Earth. Sooner than it wold; Earth builds on Earth, Palaces and towers; Earth says to Earth, Soon, all shall be ours." - Walter Scott

"Earth walks on Earth, Glittering in gold; Earth goes to Earth, Sooner than it wold; Earth builds on Earth, Palaces and towers; Earth says to Earth, Soon, all shall be ours." - Walter Scott

"True wisdom, in general, consists in energetic determination." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"Organized religions in general, in my opinion, are dying forms," - Bruce Willis

"People like change in general, but not in particular." - William J Clinton

"I'm involved in the work around prison rights in general." - Angela Davis

"A certain sense of cruelty towards oneself and others is Christian; hatred of those who think differently; the will to persecute. Mortal hostility against the masters of the earth, against the 'noble', that is also Christian; hatred of mind, of pride, courage, freedom, libertinage of mind, is Christian; hatred of the senses, of joy in general, is Christian..." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"In general, the bigger a mountain the older it is. The biggest mountains were built before any others, because when they were built there was incomparably more flammable material within the Earth. Over the many thousands of years that have passed, the quantity of flammable material has doubtless decreased." - Mikhail Lomonosov

"To regard states of distress in general as an objection, as something which must be abolished is the greatest nonsense on earth; having the most disastrous consequences, fatally stupid- almost as stupid as a wish to abolish bad weather - out of pity for the poor." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"The rain is o'er - How densely bright Yon pearly clouds reposing lie! Cloud above cloud, a glorious sight, Contrasting with the deep-blue sky! In grateful silence earth receives The general blessing; fresh and fair Each flower expands its little leaves, As glad the common joy to share." - Andrews Norton

"Musically, some of the acts that I've really been identifying with are: Fleetwood Mac, Roxy Music, Vangelis, Jean-Michel Jarre, Earth, Wind & Fire, in general music that seems to have a lot of romance to it and a certain glamorous idealism." - St. Lucia

"So one thing that I want to do is to make people realize that astronauts in general are very normal people. They are down to Earth, so to speak. I know it sounds contradictive, but we are very normal people. We are very normal people with a fantastic privilege and opportunity to do something that is extraordinary." - Luca Parmitano

"In the first book I shall describe all the positions of the spheres, along with the motions which I attribute to the Earth, so that the book will contain as it were the general structure of the universe. In the remaining books I relate the motions of the remaining stars, and all the spheres, to the mobility of the Earth, so that it can be thence established how far the motions and appearances of the remaining stars and spheres can be saved, if they are referred to the motions of the Earth." - Nicolaus Copernicus

"I'm a big fan of pirates in general." - Mike Leach

"General rules are dangerous of application in particular instances." - Charlotte Mary Yonge

"It is in general the unexplored that attracts us ..." - Murasaki Shikibu

"The rehearsal process in general is about trusting one another." - George Clooney

"In general, generalization is to lie, to tell lies." - B.S. Johnson

"In general, people are true to their signs." - Drew Barrymore

"In any war who pulls their general out? No one." - Ray Lewis

"Reason can in general do more than blind force." - Gaius C. Gallus

"You know, girls in general are scarier than Voldemort," - Matthew Lewis

"I've always loved spaces and dwellings in general." - Arizona Muse

"In America, as elsewhere, the general irritability level keeps rising." - Edward Abbey

"Be in general virtuous, and you will be happy." - Benjamin Franklin

"Avoid contradicting in general, especially people you love." - Maurice Baring

"Balls in general are not a good looking item." - Scott Disick

"I'm an optimist about humanity in general, I suppose." - Tim Berners-Lee

"I don't think actresses' lives in general are very good" - Claire Bloom

"In general, Hitler embodied the view of any popular newspaper." - A N Wilson

"The most general definition of beauty ... Multeity in Unity." - Samuel Taylor Coleridge

"Reciprocating oral sex is, in general, a very good idea!" - Mallory Ortberg

"Kim's [Kardashian] just a funny person in general." - Kanye West

"I think, charitable foundations are, in general, a good thing." - Jill Stein

"Power is the goal of religion in general." - Norman Lear

"It's really fun to write cuss words. Just in general." - Rashida Jones

"I guess music in general is the transportation business." - Howard Rheingold

"Conservatism in general is bad, and it's racist and sexist." - Rush Limbaugh

"in general, I feel most comfortable between known quantities." - Pam Houston

"Excuse me while I barf in Larry Wall's general direction." - Erik Naggum

"The most general definition of beauty... Multeity in Unity." - Samuel Taylor Coleridge

"Come, my friend, let us cuss things in general." - Robert E Howard

"The president of General Motors was in a foul humor." - Arthur Hailey

"I'm pretty proud of my film music in general." - Randy Newman

"In general confusion youth recognizes itself and rejoices." - Italo Calvino

"Dance, in general, has become more atavistic than artistic." - Ilana Mercer

"I think people in general think more about their insecurities." - Emily Vancamp

"I don't talk much to offensive linemen in general." - Jack Youngblood

"The goal of art-making in general is communication." - Will Cotton

"Fashion is silly. Perhaps I should say fashion in general is silly. But then everything is, in general. If you talk about music in general, it's silly; about magazines, in general, they're silly." - Ann Demeulemeester

"I'm a big fan of matching outfits in general." - Clark Duke

"I have no problems or issues with screenwriting in general." - Bret Easton Ellis

"In general, I almost always watch foreign films." - Alexandra Fuller

"Music in general is looking for something new overall." - Les Claypool

"I don't like to go out in general." - Courteney Cox

"I'm just very obsessed with Japanese stuff in general." - Grimes

"My family in general - they're troubled or poorer people." - Rickie Lee Jones

"You know, girls in general are scarier than Voldemort." - Matthew Lewis

"I think money in general hurts all sports." - Will Mcdonough

"In general, every country has the language it deserves." - Jorge Luis Borges

"I don't think actresses' lives in general are very good." - Claire Bloom

"I'm an optimist about humanity in general, I suppose." - Tim Bernerslee

"I have a problem with heights in general - and climbing!" - Jamie Bell

"The principles applied in economic processes are general social principles." - Thomas Sowell

"I think landscape photography in general is somewhat undervalued." - Galen Rowell

"Comedians period, in general, have demons, and myself included." - Paul Mooney

"In general, the Western body has become a global brand." - Susie Orbach

"Just in general, staying healthy and active is important." - Lindsey Vonn

"I just love working with actors in general." - Treat Williams

"In general, I don't feel artists should need producers." - Kip Winger

"Being a family in general is a comedy of errors." - Shannon Woodward

"I love lipbalms in general; they're very important!" - Erin Heatherton

"In general, fashion is challenging. Everything from clothes to fragrances." - Carolina Herrera

"I think society, in general, is hard on women, period." - Faith Hill

"I love animated movies in general. I like making them." - Abigail Breslin

"In general, I don't know when inspiration will pop up." - Larry Niven

"I think people have problems sometimes when things are too general. In fact, they are not really general at all." - Julian Schnabel

"I'm an angel in an earth suit." - Gary Busey

"People of Earth, I come in peace!" - Rick Riordan

"Earth and heaven are in us" - Mahatma Gandhi

"There's no sex in Middle Earth." - Ian Mckellen

"Journalism keeps you planted in the earth." - Ray Bradbury

"A policeman in plain clothes is a man; in his uniform he is ten. Clothes and title are the most potent thing, the most formidable influence, in the earth. They move the human race to willing and spontaneous respect for the judge, the general, the admiral, the bishop, the ambassador, the frivolous earl, the idiot duke, the sultan, the king, the emperor. No great title is efficient without clothes to support it." - Mark Twain

"The general struggle for existence of animate beings is not a struggle for raw materials, these for organisms are air water & soil, all abundantly available, nor for energy which exists in plenty in the sun and any hot body in the form of heat, but rather a struggle for entropy, which becomes available through the transition of energy from the hot sun to the cold earth." - Ludwig Boltzmann

"Concerning the Gods, there are those who deny the very existence of the Godhead; others say that it exists, but neither bestirs nor concerns itself not has forethought far anything. A third party attribute to it existence and forethought, but only for great and heavenly matters, not for anything that is on earth. A fourth party admit things on earth as well as in heaven, but only in general, and not with respect to each individual. A fifth, of whom were Ulysses and Socrates, are those that cry: - I move not without Thy knowledge!" - Epictetus

"The ancients had little doubt about the true shape of the earth: "It's [the world's] shape has the rounded appearance of a perfect sphere. This is shown first of all by the name of 'orb' which is bestowed upon it by the general consent of mankind. ...Our eyesight also confirms this belief, because the firmament presents the aspect of a concave hemisphere equidistant in every direction, which would be impossible in the case of any other figure."" - Pliny The Elder

"In general, Iranians believe that all Palestinians have the right to return home and that there is no chosen people on this earth, whether Jewish, Muslim, Christian. Iran had the same policy towards apartheid South Africa and at the time when it was supporting and funding the ANC [African National Congress] among other groups in South Africa, these groups were also considered to be terrorist organizations by many western governments." - Mohammad Marandi

"Since the narrower or wider community of the peoples of the earth has developed so far that a violation of rights in one place is felt throughout the world, the idea of a cosmopolitan right is not fantastical, high-flown or exaggerated notion. It is a complement to the unwritten code of the civil and international law, necessary for the public rights of mankind in general and thus for the realization of perpetual peace." - Immanuel Kant

"In Jupiter, there are Earth-Size storms; and in Earth, there are Jupiter-Size lies!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Geniuses are people who dash off weird, wild, incomprehensible poems with astonishing facility, & then go & get booming drunk & sleep in the gutter. Genius elevates a man to ineffable speres [sic] far above the vulgar world, & fills his soul with a regal contempt for the gross & sordid things of earth. It is probably on account of this that people who have genius do not pay their board, as a general thing." - Mark Twain

"We come from the earth, we return to the earth, and in between we garden." - Alfred Austin

"Is the earth in our head? Or do we stand on the earth?" - Martin Heidegger

"When I say, 'I am supporting the police or the army,' I am talking about the army in general and the police in general. In general, those institutions are good institutions." - Mohammed Morsi

"Truly things are better in general now, in America, than in the past." - Alice Mattison

"There is a huge crisis of employment in America, in the Western world in general." - Fareed Zakaria

"I've always been fascinated with Navy SEALs in general and their role in Afghanistan in particular." - Christopher Mcquarrie

"General George Patton, General Douglas MacArthur are spinning in their grave at the stupidity of what we're doing in the Middle East." - Donald Trump

"At the upper echelon of musicians in general, I guess performers in general, you have to have this kind of live-or-die, cutthroat mentality." - Damien Chazelle

"We are engaged in immediate conversations with the White House on deliberations over a successor whom we hope will continue in the general direction of Attorney General Holder." - Al Sharpton

"There were giants in the earth in those days." - Bible

"I have the utmost confidence in General Mattis, General Flynn, General Kelly, Dan Coates. I couldn't have picked a better team. And so I'm confident that Donald Trump will listen to them and be guided by them." - John Mccain

"Legalize racing in every State. Sure people will bet, but they get to see the horses run and you certain can't see General Motors and General Electric and General Utility run when you bet on them." - Will Rogers

"It's easier to know people in general than one person in particular" - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"The world is an excellent judge in general, but a very bad one in particular." - Sir Fulke Greville



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