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Suspense is worse than disappointment.
There is only one thing in life worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about.
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
The U.N. is worse than disaster. The U.N. creates conflicts. Look at the disgraceful U.N. Human Rights Council: It transmits norms which are harmful, anti-liberty and anti-Semitic, among other things. The world would be better off in its absence.
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
For me, I always wonder what's worse: an emotional betrayal or a physical betrayal? That's a really tough call.
Anybody who has gone through a life-changing experience will tell you there is a different understanding of what is real and what is important, and when you are going through different moments, you can reflect and go, 'I have been through worse.'
NASA is an engine of innovation and inspiration as well as the world's premier space exploration agency, and we are well served by politicians working to keep it that way, instead of turning it into a mere jobs program, or worse, cutting its budget.
There's so many different ways to cheat. People think infidelity is the way to cheat. I think it's sometimes far worse to emotionally cheat on somebody.
More marriages might survive if the partners realized that sometimes the better comes after the worse.
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.
I'm a human. Every human is flawed. I might be flawed in different ways than some people, or worse ways than some people, or better ways than some people.
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
Bad weather always looks worse through a window.
There is a condition worse than blindness, and that is, seeing something that isn't there.
The problem with leaderless uprisings taking over is that you don't always know what you get at the other end. If you are not careful you could replace a bad government with one much worse!
There are historic situations in which refusal to defend the inheritance of a civilization, however imperfect, against tyranny and aggression may result in consequences even worse than war.
What we should care about is health - reduction of morbidity and mortality. Too often, we instead pay attention to whether something is 'normal.' A hospital may spend several million dollars separating a pair of conjoined twins, even though that separation is likely to leave them worse off.
Exercise is done against one's wishes and maintained only because the alternative is worse.
George A. Sheehan
Childhood is not dead. Children were worse off when we were hunter-gatherers; they were threatened in medieval times and exploited during the Industrial Revolution. Was it any better in the time of Charles Kingsley or Charles Dickens?
Losing feels worse than winning feels good.
So I just came out here to Los Angeles with a bunch of buddies I had gone to film school with. You know, for better or worse, we just tried to slug it out here.
There's nothing worse than being disappointed in somebody.
Together we can make a world where cancer no longer means living with fear, without hope, or worse.
The damage that climate change is causing and that will get worse if we fail to act goes beyond the hundreds of thousands of lives, homes and businesses lost, ecosystems destroyed, species driven to extinction, infrastructure smashed and people inconvenienced.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Leonardo da Vinci
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