Falsifying: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases
Familiar Quotations FaintingFor fainting, rub the person's chest, or, if a lady, rub her arm above the hand instead. Or put the head between the knees of the nearest medical doctor.ndash;AnonymousMy second favorite household chore is ironing. My first being hitting my head on the top bunk bed until I faint.ndash;Erma BombeckFaint heart neeacute;r won fair lady.ndash;Miguel de CervantesYou live in a deranged age, more deranged that usual, because in spite of great scientific and technological advances, man has not the faintest idea of who he is or what he is doing.ndash;Walker PercyFaint hearts never win fair ladies.ndash;Danish ProverbFainting ndash; CollapseThe collapse of character begins with compromise.ndash;AnonymousThe current collapse of industrial society may well be the planet's way of avoiding a larger death.ndash;Morris BergmanThe total collapse of the public opinion polls shows that this country is in good health. A country that developed an airtight system of finding out in advance what was in people's minds would be uninhabitable.ndash;E. B. WhiteFainting ndash; DimlyWe are so clothed in rationalization and dissemblance that we can recognize but dimly the deep primal impulses that motivate us.ndash;James Ramsey UllmanFainting ndash; FeebleA feeble mind, conscious of its own feebleness, grows feeble under that very consciousness. As soon as the power of fear becomes known to it, there follows the fear of fear, and, on the first perturbation, reason abandons it.ndash;Hector Berlioz
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