Subject: Places » World

The world would not be in such a snarl, had Marx been Groucho instead of Karl.

(1888 – 1989) American composer & lyricist

I would say the world's in terrible shape, but I'm afraid the world would say, 'Look who's talking!'

(1943 – 1974) American singer (Mamas & Papas)

Last night I fell asleep in a satellite dish… my dreams were broadcast all over the world.

(1955 – ) comedian, actor & writer

It's not the end of the world, but you can see it from there.

(1942 – ) Canadian politician

The world is round; it has no point.

writer, humorist, columnist & speaker

If you think the world is against you – it doesn't necessarily mean that it isn't.

World: A place that was built in six days – and looks it.

All the world’s a stage and most of us are desperately unrehearsed.

(1880 – 1964) Irish dramatist

Pity the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.

(1878 – 1937) humorist, journalist & author

I'm astounded by people who want to 'know' the universe when it's hard enough to find your way around Chinatown.

(1935 – ) movie actor, director & comedian

It is not a fragrant world.

(1888 – 1959) detective novelist & screenwriter

I am certain there is too much certainty in the world.

(1942 – 2008) American author, producer, director & screenwriter

If the world were perfect, it wouldn’t be.

(1925 – 2015) baseball player, coach & manager

The world has suffered more from the ravages of ill-advised marriages than from virginity.

(1842 – 1914) author & satirist

A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.

(1874 – 1965) British prime minister, politician, statesman & orator

Columbus went around the world in 1492; that isn’t a lot of strokes when you consider the course.

(1942 – ) American professional golfer

Sometimes I wonder whether the world is being run by smart people who are putting us on or by imbeciles who really mean it.

Samuel Clemens (1835 – 1910) author & humorist

The world is divided into people who do things – and people who get the credit.

(1873 – 1931) businessman, politician & diplomat

Sometimes I worry about being a success in a mediocre world.

(1939 – ) comedian, actress, writer & producer

Just because your voice reaches halfway around the world doesn't mean you are wiser than when it reached only to the end of the bar.

(1908 – 1965) American broadcast journalist & newscaster

We’re going to have the best-educated American people in the world.

(1947 – ) U.S. vice president & politician
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