Monday, 25 November 2013

Did they actually say these?

Sometimes we say things without thinking. Sometimes words come out a different meaning to the one we intended them to be. Here are a few examples.

People can have the Model T in any colour - so long as it's black. - Henry Ford

People would not want to know of any misquotes that I may or may not make. - Unknown

Some people think football is a matter of life and death. I don’t like that attitude. I can assure them it is much more serious than that. - Bill Shanky

Spare no expense to make everything as economical as possible. - Samuel Goldwyn 

Sure, there have been deaths and injuries in boxing, but none of them serious. - Alan Winter

The doctors X-rayed my head and found nothing. - Unknown

The loss of life will be irreplaceable. - Unknown

The truth is more important than the facts. - Frank Lloyd Wright

The very best impromptu speeches are the ones written well in advance. - Ruth Gordon

We have deep depth. - Unknown

We made too many wrong mistakes. - Unknown

We're all capable of mistakes, but I do not care to enlighten you on the mistakes we may or may not have made. - Unknown

When I have been asked who caused the riots and the killing, my answer has been direct and simple: Who is to blame for the riots? The rioters are to blame. Who is to blame for the killings? The killers are to blame. - Unknown

With eight minutes left, the game could be won in the next five or ten minutes. - Unknown

You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I'm not hungry enough to eat six.
- Unknown

You can observe a lot just by watching. - Unknown

You know it’s cold outside when you go outside and it’s cold. - Unknown

You wouldn't have won if we'd beaten you.
- Unknown

Zero-zero is a big score. - Unknown

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