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Quotations; Breakfast

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'He smiled rather too much. He smiled at breakfast, you know'

Charles Wheeler (BBC Editor) - on the spy George Blake

'I hadn't the heart to touch my breakfast. I told Jeeves to drink it himself'

P. G. Wodehouse (1881-1975)

'Laugh before breakfast, and you'll cry before supper'


' My wife and I tried two or three times in the last forty years to have breakfast together, but it was so disagreeable we had to stop.'

Winston Churchill (1874-1965)

'Once a woman has forgiven her man, she must not reheat his sins for breakfast'.

Marlene Dietrich (1901-1992)

'Only dull people are brilliant at breakfast'.

Oscar Wilde (1854-1900)

'To eat well in England, you should have breakfast three times a day'.

Somerset Maugham (1874-1965)

'Why, sometimes I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast'

Lewis Carroll (1832-1898)

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