Redressing: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 57 pages
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Familiar Quotations RedoublingFanaticism consists in redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim.ndash;George SantayanaRedoubling ndash; DoubleBuying on trust is the way to pay double.ndash;AnonymousThe quickest way to double your money is to fold it over and put it back in your pocket.ndash;AnonymousThe deep, deep peace of the double-bed after the hurly-burly of the chaise-lounge.ndash;Patrick CampbellCant is itself properly a double-distilled lie, the materia prima of the devil, from which all falsehoods, imbecilities, and abominations body themselves, and from which no true thing can come.ndash;CarlyleThe Duc de Chartres used to say that no man could less value character than himself, and yet he would gladly give twenty thousand pounds for a good character, because, he could, at once, make double that sum by it.ndash;Charles Caleb ColtonIt is a double pleasure to deceive the deceiver.ndash;Jean de La FontaineThe safest way to double your money is to fold it over twice and put it in your pocket.ndash;Frank McKinney Kin HubbardAs the presence of those we love is as a double life, so absence, in its anxious longing and sense of vacancy, is as a foretaste of death.ndash;Anna JamesonOh, high is the price of parenthood, and daughters may cost you double. You dare not forget, as you thought you could, that youth is a plague and a trouble.ndash;Phyllis McGinley

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