New Year's is a harmless annual institution, of no particular use to anybody save as a scapegoat for promiscuous drunks, and friendly calls and humbug resolutions.
Lies are the mortar that binds the savage individual man into the social masonry.
Let us not foist this humbug on the world.
every idiot who goes about with a 'Merry Christmas' on his lips should be boiled with his own pudding, and buried with a stake of holly through his heart.
Only laughter can blow [a colossal humbug] to rags and atoms at a blast. Against the assault of laughter nothing can stand.
There is only one true thing: Instantly paint what you see.
We have seen the future, and the future is ours.
The voice of the people is the voice of humbug.
There is only one true thing: instantly paint what you see. When you've got it, you've got it. When you haven't, you begin again. All the rest is humbug.
Either marriage is a destiny, I believe, or there is no sense in it at all, it's a piece of humbug.
You don't have to call it God or Jesus. That's religious humbug to a lot of people, but you've gotta believe that nature and spiritual things surround us. That is what put us here! I thank the universe for that every day of my life.
People don't like the true and simple; they like fairy tales and humbug.
Sensitive, humbug. Everybody thinks I'm sensitive. Wait until they hear my new album.
Ignorance is not so damnable as humbug, but when it prescribes pills it may happen to do more harm.
Second to agriculture, humbug is the biggest industry of our age.
An educated man is thoroughly inoculated against humbug, thinks for himself and tries to give his thoughts, in speech or on paper, some style.
Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are.
In the end we shall have had enough of cynicism, skepticism and humbug, and we shall want to live more musically.
If they would rather die, . . . they had better do it, and decrease the surplus population.
I had no idea of the enormous and unquestionably helpful part that humbug plays in the social life of great peoples dwelling in a state of democratic freedom.
Back to Basics was absolute humbug, wasn't it?
Things which are equally bad are also equally good. Try to look at the bright side of things. - Humbug
Against the assault of laughter nothing can stand.
Examinations, sir, are pure humbug from beginning to end. If a man is a gentleman, he knows quite enough, and if he is not a gentleman, whatever he knows is bad for him.
There is nothing truer than myth: history, in its attempt to realize myth, distorts it, stops halfway; when history claims to have succeeded, this is nothing but humbug and mystification. Everything we dream is realizable. Reality does not have to be: it is simply what it is.
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