Masquerading: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 147 pages
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Familiar Quotations MasqueradingAnd after all what is a lie? 'Tis but the truth in masquerade.ndash;George GordonThere is nothing so bad but it can masquerade as moral.ndash;Walter LippmannA brilliant epigram is a solemn platitude gone to a masquerade ball.ndash;Lionel StracheyMasquerading ndash; DisguiseFailure is opportunity in disguise.ndash;AnonymousWhat I am looking for is a blessing not in disguise.ndash;Kitty O'Neill CollinsThere is, perhaps, no one of our natural passions so hard to subdue as Pride. Disguise it, struggle with it, beat it down, stifle it, mortify it as much as one pleases, it is still alive, and will every now and then peep out and show itself.ndash;Benjamin FranklinOur deeds disguise us. People need endless time to try on their deeds, until each knows the proper deeds for him to do. But every day, every hour, rushes by. There is no time.ndash;Haniel LongIt is not the so-called blessings of life, its sunshine and calm and pleasant experiences that make men, but its rugged experiences, its storms and tempests and trials. Early adversity is often a blessing in disguise.ndash;W. MathewsThey have no lawyers among them, for they consider them as a sort of people whose profession it is to disguise matters.ndash;Thomas MooreThe lover knows much more about absolute good and universal beauty than any logician or theologian, unless the latter, too, be lovers in disguise.ndash;George Santayana

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