53 Total Quotes

George Nathan Quotes

Bad officials are elected by good citizens who do not vote.
George Nathan
#American Editor #Citizens

A man reserves his true and deepest love not for the species of woman in whose company he finds himself electrified and enkindled, but for that one in whose company he may feel tenderly drowsy.
George Nathan
#Cute Love #Sweet Love #Love #Quote of the Day #Editor's Pick #Company

Common sense, in so far as it exists, is all for the bourgeoisie. Nonsense is the privilege of the aristocracy. The worries of the world are for the common people.
George Nathan
#American Editor #Aristocracy

What passes for woman's intuition is often nothing more than man's transparency.
George Nathan
#American Editor #Intuition

A man's wife is his compromise with the illusion of his first sweetheart
George Nathan
#Compromise

I only drink to make other people seem interesting
George Nathan
#People

Love is an emotion experienced by the many and enjoyed by the few.
George Nathan
#Cute Love #Sweet Love #Love

To speak of morals in art is to speak of legislature in sex. Art is the sex of the imagination.
George Nathan
#Arts And Artists #Art

No man thinks clearly when his fists are clenched
George Nathan
#Man

Love is the emotion that a woman feels always for a poodle dog and sometimes for a man
George Nathan
#Emotions

I drink to make other people interesting.
George Nathan
#People #Alcohol And Alcoholism

I know many married men, I even know a few happily married men, but I don't know one who wouldn't fall down the first open coal hole running after the first pretty girl who gave him a wink.
George Nathan
#American Editor #Marriage

Politics is the diversion of trivial men who, when they succeed at it, become important in the eyes of more trivial men
George Nathan
#Eyes

It is also said of me that I now and then contradict myself. Yes, I improve wonderfully as time goes on.
George Nathan
#American Editor

A life spent in constant labor is a life wasted, save a man be such a fool as to regard a fulsome obituary notice as ample reward.
George Nathan
#Ambition #Fools And Foolishness

I have yet to find a man worth his salt in any direction who did not think of himself first and foremost
George Nathan
#Direction