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Douglas William Jerrold

Dátum narodenia: 3. január 1803
Dátum úmrtia: 8. jún 1857

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Douglas William Jerrold bol anglický dramatik a spisovateľ.

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„Some people are so fond of ill-luck that they run half-way to meet it.“

— Douglas William Jerrold
Meeting Troubles half-way, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

„That questionable superfluity—small beer.“

— Douglas William Jerrold
The Tragedy of the Till, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

„As for the brandy, "nothing extenuate;" and the water, put nought in it malice.“

— Douglas William Jerrold
Shakespeare Grog, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

„The life of the husbandman,—a life fed by the bounty of earth and sweetened by the airs of heaven.“

— Douglas William Jerrold
The Husbandman's Life, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

„Earth is here so kind, that just tickle her with a hoe and she laughs with a harvest.“

— Douglas William Jerrold
A Land of Plenty, regarding Australia, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

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„God said, "Let us make man in our image." Man said, 'Let us make God in our image."“

— Douglas William Jerrold
Reported in Josiah Hotchkiss Gilbert, Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895), p. 257.

„That fellow would vulgarize the day of judgment.“

— Douglas William Jerrold
A comic Author, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

„Talk to him of Jacob's ladder, and he would ask the number of the steps.“

— Douglas William Jerrold
A matter-of-fact Man, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

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„The best thing I know between France and England is the sea.“

— Douglas William Jerrold
The Anglo-French Alliance, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

„The surest way to hit a woman’s heart is to take aim kneeling.“

— Douglas William Jerrold
Douglas Jerrold's Wit, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

„He was so good he would pour rose-water on a toad.“

— Douglas William Jerrold
A charitable Man, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

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