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I can stand brute force, but brute reason is quite unbearable. There is something unfair about its use. It is hitting below the intellect.
There is always inequality in life. Some men are killed in a war and some men are wounded and some men never leave the country. Life is unfair.
John F. Kennedy
In liberal logic, if life is unfair then the answer is to turn more tax money over to politicians, to spend in ways that will increase their chances of getting reelected.
I know the world isn't fair, but why isn't it ever unfair in my favor?
Humanity should question itself, once more, about the absurd and always unfair phenomenon of war, on whose stage of death and pain only remain standing the negotiating table that could and should have prevented it.
Pope John Paul II
Girls have an unfair advantage over men: if they can't get what they want by being smart, they can get it by being dumb.
I have been dealing with claims that I cheated and had an unfair advantage in winning my seven Tours since 1999.
I think it's unfair, but they have the right as fallible, screwed-up humans to be unfair; that's the human condition.
Soldiers are not policemen, and it's very unfair, even for those soldiers who have some police training, to burden them with police duties. It's not what they're trained for, or equipped for.
P. J. O'Rourke
Racism, xenophobia and unfair discrimination have spawned slavery, when human beings have bought and sold and owned and branded fellow human beings as if they were so many beasts of burden.
No matter how corrupt and unjust a convict may be, he loves fairness more than anything else. If the people placed over him are unfair, from year to year he lapses into an embittered state characterized by an extreme lack of faith.
In view of the fact that God limited the intelligence of man, it seems unfair that He did not also limit his stupidity.
It is unfair to blame man too fiercely for being pugnacious; he learned the habit from Nature.
It is unfair to suppose that one party has invariably acted rightly, and that the other is responsible for every wrong that has been committed.
Nelson A. Miles
Diversity on the bench is critical. As practitioners, you need judges who 'get it!' We need judges who understand what discrimination feels like. We need judges who understand what inequality feels like. We need judges who understand the subtleties of unfair treatment and who are willing to call it out when they see it!
Debbie Wasserman Schultz
Jobs that cannot be delivered must never be promised. It's unfair to raise people's hopes that way.
There is something fundamentally unfair about a government that takes away so much of people's money, power, and personal control while telling them that life will be better as a result.
You really can't stereotype people or put them in boxes, it's unfair.
The world's a mean place. It's unfair, then it's fair. It's hateful, then it's loving. It's a very peculiar place on philosophical and metaphysical and religious levels.
Just because someone gets arrested doesn't mean what they are doing is wrong. Some laws are unfair and unjust.
It's incredibly unfair. You don't see a lot of 60-year-old women with 20-year-old men onscreen.
There is nothing inherently fair about equalizing incomes. If the government penalizes you for working harder than somebody else, that is unfair. If you save your money but retire with the same pension as a free-spending neighbor, that is also unfair.
Arthur C. Brooks
I worked very hard, but I think it's unfair to make it all sound like it's all David's fault.
It's a bit unfair to accuse Obama of dividing the nation when the facts show that it already is.
I hope people don't compare 2D and 3D because 3D's new, it's unfair to compare to 2D which is really sophisticated, even when we're jaded about it. 3D just began, give it a chance, let the equipment and projection system catch up and be better, let the price go down, let more filmmakers get a hold of it more easily.
If God thinks proportionality is fair who are we to say that it is unfair?
After years of piecemeal reform the current welfare system is complex and unfair.
Iain Duncan Smith
When I was a teenager, if anyone recognized me for anything I did, it would ruin my day. I couldn't handle it. It was some sort of neurotic phobia. I guess I was paranoid that people would treat me differently, or in an unfair way, because of my job.
It's a really unfair world because life is, where I am; all day long we listen to American music. So I don't see why the radios in the U.S. cannot even put aside one hour a day just to play music that is not American.
It's an unfair comparison because when things are developed in the UK, they're developed at script stage only.
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