Quotes by George F. Will

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Football combines the two worst things about America: it is violence punctuated by committee meetings.
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If you want to understand your government, don't begin by reading the Constitution.(It conveys precious little of the flavor of today's statecraft.) Instead, read selected portions of the Washington telephone directory containing listings for all the organizations with titles beginning with the word National.
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Football is a mistake. It combines two of the worst things about American life. It is violence punctuated by committee meetings.
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Baseball, it is said, is only a game. True. And the Grand Canyon is only a hole in Arizona.
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Americans are overreachers overreaching is the most admirable of the many American excesses.
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The nice part about being a pessimist is that you are constantly being either proven right or pleasantly surprised.
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Conservatives define themselves in terms of what they oppose.
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They are supposed to be dispassionate dispensers of Pure Justice, icy islands of emotionless calculation. In short, umpires should be acute Republicans.
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