Relenting: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 26 pages
Familiar Quotations RelegatingDelegating means letting others become the experts and hence the best.ndash;Timothy FirnstahlDelegating work works, provided the one delegating works, too.ndash;Robert HalfAn ordering of society which relegates religion, democracy and good faith among nations to the background can find no place within it for the ideals of the Prince of Peace. The United States rejects such an ordering, and retains its ancient faith.ndash;Franklin D. RooseveltRelegating ndash; BanishBanish the mysticism of inequality and you banish almost all of the evils attendant on human nature.ndash;Joel BarlowTo banish cares, scare away sorrow and soothe pain is the business of the poet and singer.ndash;BodenstedtBut their determination to banish fools foundered ultimately in the installation of absolute idiots.ndash;Basil BuntingIt is impossible for a lover of cats to banish these alert, gentle, and discriminating friends, who give us just enough of their regard and complaisance to make us hunger for more.ndash;Agnes RepplierWe cannot banish dangers, but we can banish fears. We must not demean life by standing in awe of death.ndash;David SarnoffBanish wisdom, discard knowledge, and gangsters will stop!ndash;Chuang TzuAnd must I wholly banish hence these red and golden juices, and pay my vows to Abstinence, that pallidest of Muses?ndash;William Watson

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