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I hope I'm wrong, but I am afraid that Iraq is going to turn out to be the greatest disaster in American foreign policy - worse than Vietnam, not in the number who died, but in terms of its unintended consequences and its reverberation throughout the region.
I think we too often make choices based on the safety of cynicism, and what we're lead to is a life not fully lived. Cynicism is fear, and it's worse than fear - it's active disengagement.
If an ignorant person is attracted by the things of the world, that is bad. But if a learned person is thus attracted, it is worse.
Being slightly paranoid is like being slightly pregnant - it tends to get 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.
Alas, I emerge from one disaster to fall into a worse.
Bad weather always looks worse through a window.
The only thing worse than an opportunity you don't deserve is blowing an opportunity.
Michael J. Fox
Evil is knowing better, but willingly doing worse.
When people divorce, it's always such a tragedy. At the same time, if people stay together it can be even worse.
In the matter of furnishing, I find a certain absence of ugliness far worse than ugliness.
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
If Saddam were to be replaced tomorrow he would probably be replaced with someone who's just as bad or worse than he is.
A pessimist and an optimist, so much the worse; so much the better.
Jean de La Fontaine
Today's younger generation is no worse than my own. We were just as ignorant and repulsive as they are, but nobody listened to us.
If there is anything the nonconformist hates worse than a conformist, it's another nonconformist who doesn't conform to the prevailing standard of nonconformity.
What I respect as far as in myself and in others is the spirit of just doing it. For better or worse, it may work and it may not, but I'm going to go for it. Ultimately I probably prefer to be respected for that than whether it works out or not, either winning or losing.
Also, I just think of Draco and he gets me in the right mood. He just keeps getting worse and worse.
We should be proud that our Prophet came into the world with the message of Islam to change it for the better, and not for the worse, or to keep things as they are.
Abu Bakar Bashir
The 'democracy gap' in our politics and elections spells a deep sense of powerlessness by people who drop out, do not vote, or listlessly vote for the 'least worst' every four years and then wonder why after every cycle the 'least worst' gets worse.
There's nothing worse than being disappointed in somebody.
Wicked is not much worse than indiscreet.
Things are never so bad they can't be made worse.
There's nothing worse than a bunch of jaded old farts, and that's a fact.
I like to comprehend more or less everything around me - apart from the creation of my music. It's an obsessive character trait that's getting worse. I don't switch the light on and off 15 times before I leave the room yet, but something's going wrong.
I don't think women are better than men, I think men are a lot worse than women.
Louis C. K.
The Five Points was the toughest street corner in the world. That's how it was known. In fact, Charles Dickens visited it in the 1850s and he said it was worse than anything he'd seen in the East End of London.
We would not be interested in human beings if we did not have the hope of someday meeting someone worse off than ourselves.
Emile M. Cioran
That thought process that somehow other people have to be worse off in order for you to be better off does not work. People get on boats people jump fences to get away from that kind of thought process.
Grief is like a moving river, so that's what I mean by it's always changing. It's a strange thing to say because I'm at heart an optimistic person, but I would say in some ways it just gets worse. It's just that the more time that passes, the more you miss someone.
Suspense is worse than disappointment.
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