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Some one is generally sure to be the sufferer by a joke.
Heroes are not known by the loftiness of their carriage; the greatest braggarts are generally the merest cowards.
Time is generally the best doctor.
It's the generally accepted privilege of theologians to stretch the heavens, that is the Scriptures, like tanners with a hide.
Generally speaking, everyone is more interesting doing nothing than doing anything.
I guess I do have a childlike sense of fun, and although I still have my dark days, I'm generally an optimistic person. The way things have gone in my life, sure, I could have been a bitter person. But I just find bitter people really un-fun, you know? And who wants to be that person?
As human beings, we are vulnerable to confusing the unprecedented with the improbable. In our everyday experience, if something has never happened before, we are generally safe in assuming it is not going to happen in the future, but the exceptions can kill you and climate change is one of those exceptions.
Those Marriages generally abound most with Love and Constancy, that are preceded by a long Courtship.
Inconsistencies in men are generally testimony to their immaturity.
Edwin Louis Cole
The man who is always worrying about whether or not his soul would be damned generally has a soul that isn't worth a damn.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
People who live in the past generally are afraid to compete in the present. I've got my faults, but living in the past is not one of them. There's no future in it.
When people are laughing, they're generally not killing one another.
A fraudulent intent, however carefully concealed at the outset, will generally, in the end, betray itself.
The flesh, or human nature, is generally lazy and self-centered.
Wise kings generally have wise counselors; and he must be a wise man himself who is capable of distinguishing one.
The direct use of force is such a poor solution to any problem, it is generally employed only by small children and large nations.
I had the story, bit by bit, from various people, and, as generally happens in such cases, each time it was a different story.
I don't generally like running. I believe in training by rising gently up and down from the bench.
He who slings mud generally loses ground.
Adlai E. Stevenson
As women slowly gain power, their values and priorities are reshaping the agenda. A multitude of studies show that when women control the family funds, they generally spend more on health, nutrition, and education - and less on alcohol and cigarettes.
Dee Dee Myers
The exact contrary of what is generally believed is often the truth.
Jean de la Bruyere
Debts and lies are generally mixed together.
Wars spring from unseen and generally insignificant causes, the first outbreak being often but an explosion of anger.
There are a lot of 'chicken Christians.' Chickens are generally afraid of life, and they seldom fly or reach their potential in life. And when a storm comes, all they seem to do is flap around the chicken yard, stirring up dirt and running to the chicken house.
The history of the last century shows, as we shall see later, that the advice given to governments by bankers, like the advice they gave to industrialists, was consistently good for bankers, but was often disastrous for governments, businessmen, and the people generally.
I am generally a very happy and easygoing person.
A man's sentiments are generally just and right, while it is second selfish thought which makes him trim and adopt some other view. The best reforms are worked out when sentiment operates, as it does in women, with the indignation of righteousness.
Although it is generally known, I think it's about time to announce that I was born at a very early age.
Generally young men are regarded as radicals. This is a popular misconception. The most conservative persons I ever met are college undergraduates. The radicals are the men past middle life.
Generally, we admire the thing we are not.
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