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This is our world and we need the same things to survive. If I'm making my life better and the circumstances of your life worse, that's terrible because in the end it will affect me, too.
Soon I learned that the worse the puns and jokes, the funnier they could be, if you knew how to deliver them.
When you try to cool down hot emotions, what tends to happen is that you end up either repressing them or losing them altogether. Neither is desirable. Without emotion, much social interaction loses its meaning or changes for the worse.
Every celebrity case I've been involved in - I've been involved in a great many - the one thing you can be sure of is they don't get the same justice as everybody else. It could be worse, it could be better, it's never the same.
Religion, for better or for worse, has been politicized in blatant ways that have seldom been equaled in American elections.
I have a writer's memory which makes everything worse than maybe it actually was.
The arms race is worse than it ever was, the dumping of creation down a military rat hole is worse than it ever was, the wars across the earth are worse than they ever were.
I don't really like being with people my own age for long periods, because all we talk about is our decrepitude, how the world is changing for the worse even though it isn't.
Nothing feels worse than having to break the stage down before the performance, and I mean nothing.
Income inequality has gotten worse under President Barack Obama.
Your mind always does worse things than people can show in a movie.
Do not be afraid that joy will make the pain worse; it is needed like the air we breathe.
There is nothing worse than being ashamed of parsimony or poverty.
By 2020 the U.S. will be short 91,000 doctors. There's no way we can educate enough doctors to make up that shortfall, and other countries are far worse off.
I'm a natural piano player. So all the practicing I do at this point is in my head. If I don't play for a year, my chops aren't going to get any worse. I've spent my time playing scales, and I don't necessarily want to play any faster than I play. So everything I do at this point is more philosophical.
Harry Connick, Jr.
Accidents at power plants are bad enough. But a leak from a bioreactor could be worse, since bacteria can learn new tricks when you're not looking.
People need to pay attention to their bodies and go get a checkup. If you do that, you have a chance to help illnesses from getting even worse.
Growing up I always knew I had a deviated septum on the right side of my nose, which caused trouble breathing. The older I got, the worse it got.
I think there's nothing worse than inertia. You can be inert and study your navel, and gradually fall off the chair. I think the key is to keep flying.
As bad as it might be to destroy a creature made in God's image, it might be very much worse to be creating them after images of one's own.
I dread handshakes. I've got some problems with my hands, and everywhere I go, people want to impress me with their grip. To make it worse, now women are coming up with that firm shake.
Paradoxically, resource-rich developing countries are often worse off than comparable countries that lack those resources. One reason for this is that large resource endowments provide a huge financial incentive for attempts to overthrow the government and seize power.
What worse illness can there be than acute conventionality. You should pray every night that you don't wake up with it.
Cultures, for better or worse, are very stable.
For better or worse, I've been involved in the description of political conflict.
John le Carre
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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