Briggs could refer to:

  • Briggs cliff, a fictional place in Fullmetal Alchemist manga
  • Briggs (crater), a lunar crater
  • Briggs Initiative, either of two pieces of Californian legislation sponsored by John Briggs
  • Briggs Islet, Tasmania, Australia
  • Briggs, Oklahoma, USA
  • Briggs, Texas, USA
  • Briggs & Stratton, a manufacturer of air-cooled gasoline engines
  • The Briggs - a punk rock band
  • Myers-Briggs Type Indicator
  • Briggs Township, Ontario, a geographic township
  • Miss Briggs, a character in the novel Vanity Fair
  • Miss Briggs, a character on the television series iCarly

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Briggs, Texas
30°53′23″N 97°55′30″W / 30.889626°N 97.92502°W / 30.889626 -97.92502 Briggs is an unincorporated community in eastern Burnet County, Texas, United States ... Although Briggs is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 78608 the ZCTA for ZIP Code 78608 had a population of 279 at the 2000 census ...

Famous quotes containing the word briggs:

    The opposite of love is not hate, as many believe, but rather indifference. Nothing communicates disinterest more clearly than distancing. A child cannot feel valued by parents who are forever absorbed in their own affairs.
    —Dorothy Corkville Briggs (20th century)

    The area [of toilet training] is one where a child really does possess the power to defy. Strong pressure leads to a powerful struggle. The issue then is not toilet training but who holds the reins—mother or child? And the child has most of the ammunition!
    —Dorothy Corkville Briggs (20th century)

    Before I get through with you, you will have a clear case for divorce and so will my wife. Now, the first thing to do is arrange for a settlement. You take the children, your husband takes the house, Junior burns down the house, you take the insurance and I take you!
    S.J. Perelman, U.S. screenwriter, Arthur Sheekman, Will Johnstone, and Norman Z. McLeod. Groucho Marx, Monkey Business, terms for a divorce settlement proposed while trying to woo Lucille Briggs (Thelma Todd)