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God may be subtle, but he isn't plain mean.
Hating people because of their color is wrong. And it doesn't matter which color does the hating. It's just plain wrong.
Most plain girls are virtuous because of the scarcity of opportunity to be otherwise.
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nature will bear the closest inspection. She invites us to lay our eye level with her smallest leaf, and take an insect view of its plain.
Henry David Thoreau
Our DNA is as a consumer company - for that individual customer who's voting thumbs up or thumbs down. That's who we think about. And we think that our job is to take responsibility for the complete user experience. And if it's not up to par, it's our fault, plain and simply.
No one in this world has ever lost money by underestimating the intelligence of the great masses of the plain people. Nor has anyone ever lost public office thereby.
H. L. Mencken
How strangely will the Tools of a Tyrant pervert the plain Meaning of Words!
Plain women know more about men than beautiful women do.
Only the really plain people know about love - the very fascinating ones try so hard to create an impression that they soon exhaust their talents.
On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their heart's desire at last, and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron.
H. L. Mencken
The highest patriotism is not a blind acceptance of official policy, but a love of one's country deep enough to call her to a higher plain.
A great social success is a pretty girl who plays her cards as carefully as if she were plain.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Beauty is ever to the lonely mind a shadow fleeting; she is never plain. She is a visitor who leaves behind the gift of grief, the souvenir of pain.
On a level plain, simple mounds look like hills; and the insipid flatness of our present bourgeoisie is to be measured by the altitude of its great intellects.
Nothing is poetical if plain daylight is not poetical; and no monster should amaze us if the normal man does not amaze.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Without heroes, we are all plain people and don't know how far we can go.
If you cry 'forward', you must without fail make plain in what direction to go.
It's plain hokum. If you can't convince 'em, confuse 'em. It's an old political trick. But this time it won't work.
Harry S. Truman
No person who is well bred, kind and modest is ever offensively plain; all real deformity means want for manners or of heart.
To look almost pretty is an acquisition of higher delight to a girl who has been looking plain for the first fifteen years of her life than a beauty from her cradle can ever receive.
Virtue is like a rich stone, best plain set.
What makes all doctrines plain and clear? About two hundred pounds a year. And that which was proved true before, prove false again? Two hundred more.
Optimism with some experience behind it is much more energizing than plain old experience with a certain degree of cynicism.
Rapine, avarice, expense, This is idolatry; and these we adore; Plain living and high thinking are no more.
High School is like a spork: it's a crappy spoon and a crappy fork, so in the end it's just plain useless.
My mother always called me an ugly weed, so I never was aware of anything until I was older. Plain girls should have someone telling them they are beautiful. Sometimes this works miracles.
All British people have plain names, and that works pretty well over there.
C++ and Java, say, are presumably growing faster than plain C, but I bet C will still be around.
Sorrows gather around great souls as storms do around mountains; but, like them, they break the storm and purify the air of the plain beneath them.
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