Accumulating: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 328 pages
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Familiar Quotations ScandalizingScandal is what one half of the world takes pleasure inventing, and the other half in believing.ndash;Paul ChatfieldScandal begins when the police put a stop to it.ndash;Karl KrausScandal dies sooner of itself, than we could kill it.ndash;Benjamin RushNow the Poet cannot die, nor leave his music as of old, but round him ere he scarce be cold begins the scandal and the cry.ndash;Alfred Lord TennysonScandalizing ndash; DisgraceThis miserable state is borne by the wretched souls of those who lived without disgrace and without praise.ndash;Dante AlighieriYou are beaten to earth? Well, well, what's that? Come up with a smiling face, It's nothing against you to fall down flat/ But to lie there-that's a disgrace.ndash;E. V. CookeIt is no disgrace to be poor, but it might as well be.ndash;Frank McKinney Kin HubbardWe need to teach the highly educated man that it is not a disgrace to fail and that he must analyze every failure to find its cause. He must learn how to fail intelligently, for failing is one of the greatest arts in the world.ndash;Charles KetteringDeath rather than disgrace.ndash;MottoFor peace, with justice and honor, is the fairest and most profitable of possessions, but with disgrace and shameful cowardice it is the most infamous and harmful of all.ndash;Polybius

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