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I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet, strange, I am ungrateful to those teachers.
An ungrateful man is like a hog under a tree eating acorns, but never looking up to see where they come from.
As you get older and wiser you realize that when people are given anything without having to earn it (unless they are physically or mentally utterly incapable of earning anything), they become ungrateful and lazy. They also become less happy.
It is another's fault if he be ungrateful, but it is mine if I do not give. To find one thankful man, I will oblige a great many that are not so.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
We seldom find people ungrateful so long as it is thought we can serve them.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
I've been very blessed in my personal life and in my career and I have never been ungrateful for what I have.
It's ungrateful to be wishing you were doing something else at the moment you are living. You haven't lived in the moment that you are really living, you are wishing you were somewhere else.
To be President of the United States, sir, is to act as advocate for a blind, venomous, and ungrateful client.
I am all right when I work. I am not superficial and I am not ungrateful.
I think that would be ungrateful if I were upset because I'm seen as attractive or sexy. That's opened so many doors for me in my life.
The children of the revolution are always ungrateful, and the revolution must be grateful that it is so.
Ursula K. Le Guin
Every time I appoint someone to a vacant position, I make a hundred unhappy and one ungrateful.
When Jane and I spoke out, people thought, What ungrateful children those two kids are to be that nasty about their father.
The goal, I submit, is obvious: subjugating the world (which is barbarian, dangerous, envious and ungrateful) to US power for the sake of America's interests.
I want to assure you that working in transition period is an ungrateful job for any honest government.
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