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The very existence of government at all, infers inequality. The citizen who is preferred to office becomes the superior to those who are not, so long as he is the repository of power, and the child inherits the wealth of the parent as a controlling law of society.
James F. Cooper
What's so funny about cats is that they have this kind of aloof, superior vibe to them. Even if you love them, they are unpredictable. Dogs are more social, and the way that they attach and bond to us is much more human.
Secretary of state is far superior to vice president, because it's involved in continuously solving problems and making policy and not being on standby.
Fail, and your friends feel superior. Succeed, and they feel resentful.
Mothering has been the richest experience of my life, but I am still opposed to Mother's Day. It perpetuates the dangerous idea that all parents are somehow superior to non-parents.
The World, thinking itself affronted by superior merit, takes delight to bring it down to its own level.
The desertion of Jesus, by his followers, furnishes an argument in support of the supposition that he attempted to be king of the Jews, rather than that he was a superior being.
People who know math understand what other mortals understand, but other mortals do not understand them. This asymmetry gives them a presumption of superior ability.
Michael Vick may enjoy watching dogs fight. Someone else may find that repulsive but see nothing wrong with eating an animal who has had a life as full of pain and suffering as the lives of the fighting dogs. It's strange that we regard the latter as morally different from, and superior to, the former.
Gary L. Francione
The people I hang out with tend to use Macs, not that I think they're necessarily superior.
No man can ever end with being superior who will not begin with being inferior.
I have always told my subordinates that when they commit any mistakes, the blame must be laid on the superior officers.
Sometimes in churches somebody will discover a particular vein of spirituality and seek to recruit others into it, or assume a superior position because they have found certain techniques - but no one actually wants to become like them.
In the fallen there is danger of pride and vainglory, since they prefer their own judgment to the judgment of everyone else, usurping what is not their own by setting themselves up as judges in their own cause when the rightful judge is their superior.
There are a host of ethnic minorities in China, but they often have a weak sense of identity and are relatively small in total number. History has taught the Han that other groups will and should ultimately be absorbed and assimilated as Han. There is a belief that the Han enjoy a superior and far more advanced culture.
Understanding the need for religion is a far superior goal to bashing it.
Frans de Waal
That's what happens in the world. You get offered superior contracts.
I was even superior to the Communists and when they didn't go along with me, I quit them.
No one man is superior to the game.
A. Bartlett Giamatti
To succeed at selling a losing product, you must develop seriously superior sales techniques. In addition, you have to be massively competitive and incredibly hungry to survive in that environment.
At 100, I have a mind that is superior - thanks to experience - than when I was 20.
When I present those clip shows and movie mistakes and things, the persona the writers adopt for me is unimpressed, superior, very sarcastic - I'm not any of that. I can do it, but that's not what I'm like.
Superior strength is found in the long run to lie with those who had right on their side.
James Anthony Froude
I don't think anyone will deny that girls are academically superior as a group.
Christina Hoff Sommers
One of the surest signs of the Philistine is his reverence for the superior tastes of those who put him down.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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