quote by George Bernard Shaw

A cigarette is a pinch of tobacco rolled in paper with fire at one end and a fool at the other.

— George Bernard Shaw

Jittery Pinch quotations

Our incomes are like our shoes; if too small, they gall and pinch us; but if too large, they cause us to stumble and to trip.


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The shoe that fits one person, pinches another; there is no recipe for living that suits all cases.

The shoe that fits one person pinches another; there is no recipe for living that suits all cases.

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You need to grab your dream out of the sky like it's a kite and pinch the string through your fingers until you reach the spool.

It is in community that we come to see God in the other.

It is in community that we see our own emptiness filled up. It is community that calls me beyond the pinched horizons of my own life, my own country, my own race, and gives me the gifts I do not have within me.

Having the right people around you all the time is important.

I do take the acting seriously. But this is all fun. I look at it like smoke and mirrors. I still think it's a dream, but I ain't pinching myself yet.


You get moments all the time that kind of make you pinch yourself, some of them make you quite emotional. Winning a BRIT was a big moment because we were just so excited to be at the awards in the first place. Selling out Madison Square Garden was pretty amazing too. Then we woke to the news that our UK tour was sold out. It was crazy.

Unwinds didn't go out with a bang-they didn't even go out with a whimper.

they went out with the silence of a candle flame pinched between two fingers.

Prayer will get you out of a pinch, prayer will get you out of a crises, prayer will get you out of your dilemma, prayer will get you out of your trouble.

When I was young and we got caught pinching apples, we got a smack from the local policeman. Today if that happened he would be sued. There is a tendency to punish the victim, not the criminal. If someone broke into my house or my mum's house, I worry that the burglar has more rights than me.

To become an ace a fighter must have extraordinary eyesight, strength, and agility, a huntsman's eye, coolness in a pinch, calculated recklessness, a full measure of courage and occasional luck!


What should we speak of When we are old as you? when we shall hear The rain and wind beat dark December? how, In this our pinching cave, shall we discourse The freezing hours away?

And though my Lord hath lost his estate and been banished out of his country, yet neither despised poverty nor pinching necessity could make him break the bonds of friendship or weaken his loyal duty.

My goal is to make Italian food clean and accessible and beautiful and tasty, with simple ingredients that people can find at a local grocery store, because people don't want to go to a gourmet shop in search of items that will sit in their pantry for years after they use just a teaspoon or pinch of them.

Enthusiasm is excitement with inspiration, motivation, and a pinch of creativity.

Vegetarians have wicked, shifty eyes, and laugh in a cold calculating manner.

They pinch little children, steal stamps, drink water, favor beards.


Let him who expects one class of society to prosper in the highest degree, while the other is in distress, try whether one side; of the face can smile while the other is pinched.

Take life with a pinch of salt A shot of tequila and a wedge of lime Do nothing at all But take your time

Be strong , my young friends; that is my advice to you. You will be nearer to Heaven through football than through the study of the Gita. These are bold words; but I have to say them, for I love you. I know where the shoe pinches.

The trees are Indian Princes, But soon they'll turn to Ghosts;

The scanty pears and apples Hang russet on the bough; Its Autumn, Autumn, Autumn late, 'Twill soon be Winter now. Robin, Robin Redbreast, O Robin dear! And what will this poor Robin do? For pinching days are near.

To fathom Hell or soar angelic, just take a pinch of psychedelic.


A friend who cannot at a pinch remember a thing or two that never happened is as bad as one who does not know how to forget.

We forget our health and comfort and notice a pinching shoe.

Much of living well is detaching from our boring stories of pain and shifting focus

A pinch of praise is worth a pound of scorn.

A dash of encouragement is more helpful than a dipper of pessimism. A cup of kindness is better than a cupboard of criticism.

Welcome to my world! I've been through it all, and I often pinch myself to believe my luck. I design jewlery, create cosmetics, perform comedy, act, lecture, write books, travel, have a fabulous daughter, and a phenomenal grandson-and I feel I'm the luckiest woman on the planet.

I've punched a fan in the face because he was obnoxious.

I've also pinched a child and made him cry, but I was 10 then!


It is better not to try people, not to force them to desperation.

Make them prosper; out of superfluidity, they will be generous. Full bellies breed gentle manners. The pinch of famine makes monsters.

When it comes to the pinch, human beings are heroic.

Duct tape is not a perfect solution to anything.

But with a little creativity, in a pinch, it's an adequate solution to just about everything.

Of course, I do have a slight advantage over the rest of you.

It helps in a pinch to be able to remind your bride that you gave up a throne for her.

I have a great family, great kids. I have practically everything, you know? Sometimes I have to pinch myself. It's really true: Life starts at 50.


To sit here at the same table with my hero, George W.

Bush...I feel like I'm dreaming. Somebody pinch me. You now what, I'm a pretty sound sleeper, that may not be enough...Somebody shoot me in the face.

If you pinch the sea of its liberty, though it be walls of stone or brass, it will beat them down.

We keep grinning 'til the weekend comes, just a pinch between your cheek and gum, all night long.

I remembered her once saying that life was like your shoes.

You couldn't simply expect or imagine that your shoes would fit perfectly. Shoes that pinched your feet were a fact of life.