Deists: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Nov 26, 2008 - 27 pages
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Familiar Quotations ExasperatingAdversity exasperates fools, dejects cowards, draws out the faculties of the wise and industrious, puts the modest to the necessity of trying their skill, awes the opulent, and makes the idle industrious.ndash;AnonymousIn the relations of a weak Government and a rebellious people there comes a time when every act of the authorities exasperates the masses, and every refusal to act excites their contempt.ndash;John ReedExasperating ndash; EmbitterTennis can be a grind and there's always the danger of going stale if you think about it too much. You can get embittered if you train too hard and have nothing else on your mind. You have to be able to relax between matches and between tournaments.ndash;Maureen ConnollyHe is well along the road to perfect manhood who does not allow the thousand little worries of like to embitter his temper, or disturb his equanimity.ndash;John Cunningham GeikieTo put political power in the hands of men embittered and degraded by poverty is to tie firebrands to foxes and turn them loose amid the standing corn.ndash;Henry GeorgePainless poverty is better than embittered wealth.ndash;Greek ProverbExasperating ndash; EnrageConsider, when you are enraged at any one, what you would probably think if he should die during the dispute.ndash;ShenstoneI advise you to go on living solely to enrage those who are paying your annuities. It is the only pleasure I have left.ndash;VoltaireExasperating ndash; ExacerbateBy speaking, by thinking, we undertake to clarify things, and that forces us to exacerbate them, dislocate them, schematize them. Every concept is in itself an exaggeration.ndash;Jose Ortega Y GassetExasperating, as opposed to PleasantBe pleasant until ten o'clock in the morning and the rest of the day will take care of itself.ndash;Elbert Hubbard

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