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There is no worse screen to block out the Spirit than confidence in our own intelligence.
We lavish on animals the love we are afraid to show to people. They might not return it; or worse, they might.
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.
The only people who say worse things about politicians that reporters do are other politicians.
Bad excuses are worse than none.
The defects of the mind, like those of the face, grow worse with age.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
There are many victories worse than a defeat.
Travel makes a wise man better, and a fool worse.
Judges must beware of hard constructions and strained inferences, for there is no worse torture than that of laws.
All human sin seems so much worse in its consequences than in its intentions.
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.
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.
Those that go gold into the furnace will come out no worse.
The better day, the worse deed.
Better break your word than do worse in keeping it.
All travel has its advantages. If the passenger visits better countries, he may learn to improve his own. And if fortune carries him to worse, he may learn to enjoy it.
It is not fit that every man should travel; it makes a wise man better, and a fool worse.
The remedy is worse than the disease.
Absence from whom we love is worse than death, and frustrates hope severer than despair.
A doubtful friend is worse than a certain enemy. Let a man be one thing or the other, and we then know how to meet him.
Faked enthusiasm is worse than bad acting - it is bad acting with the intent to deceive.
The world gets better every day - then worse again in the evening.
I have never seen a situation so dismal that a policeman couldn't make it worse.
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!
My sore throats are always worse than anyone's.
It was the Congress that imposed 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell,' it was certainly my position, my recommendation to get us out of an even worse outcome that could have occurred.
There's no difference between one's killing and making decisions that will send others to kill. It's exactly the same thing, or even worse.
Few misfortunes can befall a boy which bring worse consequence than to have a really affectionate mother.
W. Somerset Maugham
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.
A man who would not love his father's grave is worse than a wild animal.
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