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By Thursday morning, we'd gotten over the worst of it.
The longer I live, the more I feel that the individual is not so much to blame - not even the worst individuals, not even the 'best' citizens - as the system of corruption which has grown up about us, and which rewards an honest man with a mere living and a crook with all the magnificence of our magnificent modern life.
In this country, don't forget, a habit is no damn private hell. There's no solitary confinement outside of jail. A habit is hell for those you love. And in this country it's the worst kind of hell for those who love you.
Being anxious is the worst feeling in the world.
It is not easy to be a pioneer - but oh, it is fascinating! I would not trade one moment, even the worst moment, for all the riches in the world.
The British nation is unique in this respect. They are the only people who like to be told how bad things are, who like to be told the worst.
Science may have found a cure for most evils; but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all - the apathy of human beings.
When one has finished building one's house, one suddenly realizes that in the process one has learned something that one really needed to know in the worst way - before one began.
The worst government is often the most moral. One composed of cynics is often very tolerant and humane. But when fanatics are on top there is no limit to oppression.
H. L. Mencken
The worst solitude is to have no real friendships.
The worst time to have a heart attack is during a game of charades.
I think the worst part about a breakup sometimes, if one could choose a worst part, would possibly be if you get out of a relationship, and you don't recognize yourself because you changed a lot about you.
The game of history is usually played by the best and the worst over the heads of the majority in the middle.
The worst food you'll ever eat will probably be prepared by a 'cook' who calls himself a 'chef.' Mark my words.
The worst mistake of first contact, made throughout history by individuals on both sides of every new encounter, has been the unfortunate habit of making assumptions. It often proved fatal.
Remember that it is not enough to abstain from lying by word of mouth; for the worst lies are often conveyed by a false look, smile, or act.
It's important to be willing to make mistakes. The worst thing that can happen is you become memorable.
The worst crime against working people is a company which fails to operate at a profit.
The worst evils which mankind has ever had to endure were inflicted by bad governments.
Ludwig von Mises
I think the worst and most insidious procrastination for me is research. I will be looking for some bit of fact or figure to include in the novel, and before I know, I've wasted an entire morning delving into that subject matter without a word written.
In my better sense of mind, I know that I'm far from alone and far from the worst, and the earth keeps spinning. Everything keeps moving, with or without me.
Jealousy is the worst trait in any person.
In his first term, President Barack Obama played a cautious manager navigating the worst economic disaster since the Great Depression and cleaning up the messes left by President George W. Bush in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Honestly, if the worst these people can say about me is that I'm gay, then I think I'll be fine. I can handle it.
The worst thing about being a tourist is having other tourists recognize you as a tourist.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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