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A 'No' uttered from the deepest conviction is better than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or worse, to avoid trouble.
Waiting is painful. Forgetting is painful. But not knowing which to do is the worse kind of suffering.
There is only one thing in life worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about.
More marriages might survive if the partners realized that sometimes the better comes after the worse.
Never stir up litigation. A worse man can scarcely be found than one who does this.
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
The only thing worse than a liar is a liar that's also a hypocrite!
And oftentimes excusing of a fault doth make the fault the worse by the excuse.
To deprive a man of his natural liberty and to deny to him the ordinary amenities of life is worse then starving the body; it is starvation of the soul, the dweller in the body.
The only difference between death and taxes is that death doesn't get worse every time Congress meets.
Tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself. And no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dream.
A good thing to remember is somebody's got it a lot worse than we do.
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them.
War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things. The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse.
John Stuart Mill
There is always a present and extant life, be it better or worse, which all combine to uphold.
Henry David Thoreau
And this President wakes up every morning, looks out across America and is proud to announce, 'It could be worse.' It could be worse? Is that what it means to be an American? It could be worse? Of course not. What defines us as Americans is our unwavering conviction that we know it must be better.
My observation is that whenever one person is found adequate to the discharge of a duty... it is worse executed by two persons, and scarcely done at all if three or more are employed therein.
The more you observe politics, the more you've got to admit that each party is worse than the other.
Beauty is worse than wine, it intoxicates both the holder and beholder.
Depression can seem worse than terminal cancer, because most cancer patients feel loved and they have hope and self-esteem.
David D. Burns
I think there is only one quality worse than hardness of heart and that is softness of head.
The punishment which the wise suffer who refuse to take part in the government, is to live under the government of worse men.
Last year we said, 'Things can't go on like this', and they didn't, they got worse.
An excuse is worse and more terrible than a lie, for an excuse is a lie guarded.
Pope John Paul II
Anything in any way beautiful derives its beauty from itself and asks nothing beyond itself. Praise is no part of it, for nothing is made worse or better by praise.
I don't believe in an afterlife, so I don't have to spend my whole life fearing hell, or fearing heaven even more. For whatever the tortures of hell, I think the boredom of heaven would be even worse.
Now if there is one thing that we do worse than any other nation, it is try and manage somebody else's affairs.
In almost every profession - whether it's law or journalism, finance or medicine or academia or running a small business - people rely on confidential communications to do their jobs. We count on the space of trust that confidentiality provides. When someone breaches that trust, we are all worse off for it.
Once we have a war there is only one thing to do. It must be won. For defeat brings worse things than any that can ever happen in war.
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