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A relationship is lovely if you're happy, comfortable in it and you really like the person. I can think of nothing better. But there's nothing worse than having a relationship in which you feel no interest.
The reason people find it so hard to be happy is that they always see the past better than it was, the present worse than it is, and the future less resolved than it will be.
No married man is genuinely happy if he has to drink worse whisky than he used to drink when he was single.
H. L. Mencken
A lot of people have it a lot worse than you do.
Corruption is worse than prostitution. The latter might endanger the morals of an individual, the former invariably endangers the morals of the entire country.
There are worse things in life than death. Have you ever spent an evening with an insurance salesman?
There is hardly anything in the world that some man cannot make a little worse and sell a little cheaper, and the people who consider price only are this man's lawful prey.
Let's not burn the universities yet. After all, the damage they do might be worse.
H. L. Mencken
Waste is worse than loss. The time is coming when every person who lays claim to ability will keep the question of waste before him constantly. The scope of thrift is limitless.
Thomas A. Edison
The hell to be endured hereafter, of which theology tells, is no worse than the hell we make for ourselves in this world by habitually fashioned our characters in the wrong way.
Some things are better than sex, and some are worse, but there's nothing exactly like it.
W. C. Fields
Brunettes are troublemakers. They're worse than the Jews.
One of the peculiar sins of the twentieth century which we've developed to a very high level is the sin of credulity. It has been said that when human beings stop believing in God they believe in nothing. The truth is much worse: they believe in anything.
A creditor is worse than a slave-owner; for the master owns only your person, but a creditor owns your dignity, and can command it.
Never think you're better than anyone else, but don't let anyone treat you like you're worse than they are.
Love is like the measles. The older you get it, the worse the attack.
Rainer Maria Rilke
There is no need to do any housework at all. After the first four years the dirt doesn't get any worse.
When the burdens of the presidency seem unusually heavy, I always remind myself it could be worse. I could be a mayor.
Lyndon B. Johnson
The people made worse off by slavery were those who were enslaved. Their descendants would have been worse off today if born in Africa instead of America. Put differently, the terrible fate of their ancestors benefitted them.
See how many are better off than you are, but consider how many are worse.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Be still my heart; thou hast known worse than this.
You do ill if you praise, but worse if you censure, what you do not understand.
Leonardo da Vinci
The heart never grows better by age; I fear rather worse, always harder. A young liar will be an old one, and a young knave will only be a greater knave as he grows older.
I thought how unpleasant it is to be locked out; and I thought how it is worse, perhaps, to be locked in.
There is nothing worse than a sharp image of a fuzzy concept.
When things are bad, we take comfort in the thought that they could always get worse. And when they are, we find hope in the thought that things are so bad they have to get better.
Things alter for the worse spontaneously, if they be not altered for the better designedly.
The thing worse than rebellion is the thing that causes rebellion.
My luck is getting worse and worse. Last night, for instance, I was mugged by a quaker.
A rude nature is worse than a brute nature by so much more as man is better than a beast: and those that are of civil natures and genteel dispositions are as much nearer to celestial creatures as those that are rude and cruel are to devils.
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