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One of the disadvantages of wine is that it makes a man mistake words for thoughts.
I have had all of the disadvantages required for success.
I've always been big. I'm never going to be an underwear model. But I am who I am, and that has its advantages and disadvantages.
One of the disadvantages of being a patrician is that occasionally you're obliged to act like one.
To govern is always to choose among disadvantages.
Charles de Gaulle
Further, a defensive policy involves the loss of the initiative, with all the consequent disadvantages to the defender.
The future battle on the ground will be preceded by battle in the air. This will determine which of the contestants has to suffer operational and tactical disadvantages and be forced throughout the battle into adoption compromise solutions.
With disadvantages enough to bring him to humility, a Scotsman is one of the proudest things alive.
Nothing is more admirable than the fortitude with which millionaires tolerate the disadvantages of their wealth.
Holloway Prison is a very old place, and it has the disadvantages of old places which have never known enough air and sunshine. It reeks with the odours of generations of bad ventilation, and it contrives to be at once the stuffiest and the draughtiest building I have ever been in.
Truth, though it has many disadvantages, is at least changeless. You can always find it where you left it.
To be a Dumont actor was considered to be a great honor for an actor, yet it also had its disadvantages.
I think starting a cinema career late in life has more advantages than disadvantages.
We are lagging far behind comparable countries in overcoming the disadvantages Indigenous people face.
By four years of age, the average child in a family receiving public assistance has heard about 13 million words, compared to 45 million for a child from a wealthier family. The disadvantages developed during their first four years are usually still present in high school.
I meet people who are famous, and it's made me realise that fame has huge lifestyle disadvantages. I'm nervous about that. I don't want to become a celebrity.
Obviously there are positives to working in the epicenter of innovation. But there are also disadvantages. There is a groupthink mentality that goes on. Being based outside of Silicon Valley, you're not as subject to it.
There is here, as in all countries, advantages and disadvantages.
It's so much easier to count our disadvantages than tot up the mitigating circumstances that generally outweigh the despair.
I have wondered sometimes if there are not perhaps some disadvantages in having really blue blood in one's veins, like grandmamma and me.
I decided that if I want to write about a female hero in the 1920s, I'm going to have to give her all the advantages I can because she has serious disadvantages in being a woman. I wasn't going to have her cowed or overawed by class, so she had to be titled.
In the beginning, I thought mobile search was not much different from Web search. It's just a smaller screen, a slower speed; it's all the bad things. When I thought about mobile Internet, it's all the disadvantages.
C. S. Lewis
Martin Luther King, Jr.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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