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No notice is taken of a little evil, but when it increases it strikes the eye.
Fear of death increases in exact proportion to increase in wealth.
The effectiveness of work increases according to geometric progression if there are no interruptions.
Fear of a name increases fear of the thing itself.
J. K. Rowling
Idealism increases in direct proportion to one's distance from the problem.
An enemy to whom you show kindness becomes your friend, excepting lust, the indulgence of which increases its enmity.
Knowledge is not simply another commodity. On the contrary. Knowledge is never used up. It increases by diffusion and grows by dispersion.
Daniel J. Boorstin
Just think of the opportunities we can unlock by making education as addictive as a video game. This type of experiential, addictive learning improves decision-making skills and increases the processing speed and spatial skills of the brain. When was the last time your child asked for help with a video game?
Cloud services cut both ways in terms of security: you get off-site backup and disaster recovery, but you entrust your secrets to somebody else's hands. Doing the latter increases your exposure to government surveillance and the potential for deliberate or inadvertent breaches of your confidential files.
Of course, with the increasing number of aeroplanes one gains increased opportunities for shooting down one's enemies, but at the same time, the possibility of being shot down one's self increases.
Manfred von Richthofen
Hesitation increases in relation to risk in equal proportion to age.
We know accurately only when we know little, with knowledge doubt increases.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The historical experience of socialist countries has sadly demonstrated that collectivism does not do away with alienation but rather increases it, adding to it a lack of basic necessities and economic inefficiency.
Pope John Paul II
Concentration of wealth yields concentration of political power. And concentration of political power gives rise to legislation that increases and accelerates the cycle.
Friendship increases in visiting friends, but in visiting them seldom.
The only thing about sanctions is that, like a lot of drone strikes, there are countless unintended victims. Cutting off aid to Uganda only increases the pain there.
As equality increases, so does the number of people struggling for predominance.
President Obama has offered a plan with 4 trillion dollars in debt reduction over a decade, with two and a half dollars of spending reductions for every one dollar of revenue increases, and tight controls on future spending. It's the kind of balanced approach proposed by the bipartisan Simpson-Bowles commission.
William J. Clinton
Desire increases when fulfillment is postponed.
Time goes by, reputation increases, ability declines.
Woman's discontent increases in exact proportion to her development.
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
The desire of knowledge, like the thirst of riches, increases ever with the acquisition of it.
An anthill increases by accumulation. Medicine is consumed by distribution. That which is feared lessens by association. This is the thing to understand.
Time, which wears down and diminishes all things, augments and increases good deeds, because a good turn liberally offered to a reasonable man grows continually through noble thought and memory.
The 1980s will seem like a walk in the park when compared to new global challenges, where annual productivity increases of 6% may not be enough. A combination of software, brains, and running harder will be needed to bring that percentage up to 8% or 9%.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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