Rasping: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 32 pages
Familiar Quotations Rasping ndash; HarshTo find out what others are feeling, don't prod or poke. If you want play with a turtle, you can't get it to come out of its shell by prodding and poking it with a stick, you might kill it. Be gentle not harsh, hard or forceful.ndash;AnonymousWe are therefore about to establish a school of the Lord's service in which we hope to introduce nothing harsh or burdensome.ndash;Saint BenedictDifficulty, my brethren, is the nurse of greatness a harsh nurse, who roughly rocks her foster children into strength and athletic proportion.ndash;William Cullen BryantIt is wrong to be harsh with the New York critics, unless one admits in the same breath that it is a condition of their existence that they should write entertainingly about something which is rarely worth writing about at all.ndash;Raymond ChandlerI will be as harsh as truth and as uncompromising as justice. On this subject I do not wish to think, or speak, or write, with moderation.ndash;William Lloyd GarrisonMan is the unnatural animal, the rebel child of nature, and more and more does he turn himself against the harsh and fitful hand that reared him.ndash;H. G. WellsThe good are so harsh to the clever, the clever so rude to the good!ndash;Elizabeth WordsworthRasping ndash; RoughYes, there are times when something is legitimately not our fault. Blaming others, however, keeps us in a stuck state and is ultimately rough on our own self-esteem.ndash;Eric AllenbaughIt's when things get rough and you don't quit that success comes.ndash;AnonymousPay as you go or you'll have a rough road back.ndash;Anonymous

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