George Ade

1866 - 1944

A Quote by George Ade

Last night at twelve I felt immense But now I feel like thirty cents.

George Ade (1866 - 1944)

Source: The Sultan of Sulu, 1902. Remorse

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A Quote by George Ade

She was short on intellect, but long on shape.

George Ade (1866 - 1944)

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A Quote by George Ade on admiration, limits, reading, work, and writing

Mark Twain on George Ade's writing: I have been reading him [Ade] again, and my admiration overflows all limits. How effortless the limning! It is as if the work did itself, without help of the master's hand.

George Ade (1866 - 1944)

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A Quote by George Ade

One man's poison ivy is another man's spinach.

George Ade (1866 - 1944)

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A Quote by George Ade on past

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Nothing is improbable until it moves into past tense.

George Ade (1866 - 1944)

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A Quote by George Ade

Anybody can win, unless there happens to be a second entry.

George Ade (1866 - 1944)

Source: The World's Best Thoughts on Success & Failure, compiled by Eugene Raudsepp, 1981.

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