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There are still thousands of people dying every year in Laos, mostly children and farmers, from unexploded anti-personnel ordnance that the U.S. simply saturated much of the land with, especially in the Plain of Jars. There actually is a British engineering team trying to remove some of these things, which are much worse than land mines.
If a man be gloomy let him keep to himself. No one has the right to go croaking about society, or what is worse, looking as if he stifled grief.
The only people who say worse things about politicians that reporters do are other politicians.
Bad excuses are worse than none.
We must not indulge in unfavorable views of mankind, since by doing it we make bad men believe they are no worse than others, and we teach the good that they are good in vain.
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.
If your religion doesn't teach you the difference between good and evil, your religion is worse than useless.
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.
The defects of the mind, like those of the face, grow worse with age.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Travel makes a wise man better, and a fool worse.
Those that go gold into the furnace will come out no worse.
Is it worse to be scared than to be bored, that is the question.
The better day, the worse deed.
There is certain relief in change, even though it be from bad to worse! As I have often found in traveling in a stagecoach, that it is often a comfort to shift one's position, and be bruised in a new place.
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.
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.
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!
Things are going to get a lot worse before they get worse.
The way to get on in the world is to be neither more nor less wise, neither better nor worse than your neighbours.
There is no sickness worse for me than words that to be kind must lie.
The only thing worse than a coach or CEO who doesn't care about his people is one who pretends to care. People can spot a phony every time.
A pessimist and an optimist, so much the worse; so much the better.
Jean de La Fontaine
The only thing worse than an opportunity you don't deserve is blowing an opportunity.
Michael J. Fox
Some remedies are worse than the disease.
Every single major push in education has made it worse and right now it's really bad because everything we've done is de-humanizing education. It's destroying the possibility of the teacher and the student having a warm, friendly, intellectual relationship.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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