Burgess may refer to:

  • Burgess (title), a political official or representative
  • Burgess (surname), an English family name
  • Burgess Company, an American airplane manufacturer
  • Burgess GAA, an athletic club in Ireland

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Famous quotes containing the word burgess:

    We all need money, but there are degrees of desperation.
    —Anthony Burgess (b. 1917)

    Violence among young people ... is an aspect of their desire to create. They don’t know how to use their energy creatively so they do the opposite and destroy.
    —Anthony Burgess (b. 1917)

    Ah, yes, I wrote the “Purple Cow”—
    I’m sorry, now, I wrote it!
    But I can tell you, anyhow,
    I’ll kill you if you quote it.
    —Gelett Burgess (1866–1951)