Andre Bazin - If our countries had war the one with the other, that was no cause that he should put us to death; with which they were out of heart that their cruel pretense failed them. For which God be forever-more praised.
[ Cause Countries Cruel Death Failed God Had Heart Other Our Out Praised Pretense Put Should Their Them Us War Were Which]
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Catharine Beecher - Man is subject to innumerable pains and sorrows by the very condition of humanity, and yet, as if nature had not sown evils enough in life, we are continually adding grief to grief and aggravating the common calamity by our cruel treatment of one another.
[ Adding Aggravating Another Calamity Common Condition Continually Cruel Enough Evils Grief Had Humanity Innumerable Life Man Nature Our Pains Sorrows Sown Subject Treatment Very Yet]
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Harry Belafonte - That he delights in the misery of others no man will confess, and yet what other motive can make a father cruel?
[ Confess Cruel Delights Father Make Man Misery Motive Other Others Will Yet]
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Judy Biggert - Bored people, unless they sleep a lot, are cruel.
[ Bored Cruel Lot Sleep Unless]
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Ronald Biggs - Idle people are often bored and bored people, unless they sleep a lot, are cruel. It is not accident that boredom and cruelty are great preoccupations in our time.
[ Accident Bored Boredom Cruel Cruelty Great Idle Lot Often Our Preoccupations Sleep Time Unless]
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Michael Davis - The national security state has many unfair and cruel weapons in its arsenal, but that of junk science is one which can be fought and perhaps defeated.
[ Arsenal Cruel Defeated Fought Junk Many National Perhaps Science Security State Unfair Weapons Which]
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Paul R. Ehrlich - The bust of Colonel Sanders stands as a monument to cruelty and has no place in the Kentucky state Capitol.
[ Bust Capitol Colonel Cruelty Kentucky Monument Place Sanders Stands State]
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Heinrich Himmler - To insult someone we call him "bestial." For deliberate cruelty and nature, "human" might be the greater insult.
[ Bestial Call Cruelty Deliberate Greater Him Human Insult Might Nature Someone]
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Allan Ray - Cruel and cold is the judgment of man, Cruel as winter, and cold as the snow; But by-and-by will the deed and the plan Be judged by the motive that lieth below.
[ Below Cold Cruel Deed Judged Judgment Man Motive Plan Snow Will Winter]
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Margaret Chase Smith - Colonialism is known in its primitive form, that is to say, by the permanent settling of repressive foreign powers, with an army, services, policies. This phase has known cruel colonial occupations which have lasted 300 years in Indonesia.
[ Army Colonial Colonialism Cruel Foreign Form Indonesia Known Lasted Occupations Permanent Phase Policies Powers Primitive Repressive Say Services Settling Which Years]
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Sue Townsend - Nothing in the nature around us is evil. This needs to be repeated since one of the human ways of talking oneself into inhuman acts is to cite the supposed cruelty of nature.
[ Acts Around Cite Cruelty Evil Human Inhuman Into Nature Needs Nothing Oneself Repeated Since Supposed Talking Us Ways]
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- What is a wife and what is a harlot? What is a church and what is a theatre? are they two and not one? Can they exist separate? Are not religion and politics the same thing? Brotherhood is religion. O demonstrations of reason dividing families in cruelty and pride!
[ Brotherhood Church Cruelty Demonstrations Dividing Exist Families Harlot Politics Pride Reason Religion Same Separate Theatre Thing Two Wife]
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- When I was in England doing Romeo and Juliet as a child star, I was interviewed by the British press, who are even more vicious and cruel than the Americans. So I have been extremely guarded ever since.
[ Americans Been British Child Cruel Doing England Even Ever Extremely Guarded Interviewed Juliet More Press Romeo Since Star Than Vicious]
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- There is a ceaseless war against drunkenness and cruelty and vice.
[ Against Ceaseless Cruelty Drunkenness Vice War]
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- Fantasy is toxic: the private cruelty and the world war both have their start in the heated brain.
[ Both Brain Cruelty Fantasy Heated Private Start Their Toxic War World]
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- It's very strange that the people you love are often the people you're most cruel to.
[ Cruel Love Most Often Strange Very]
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- Religious conflict can be the bloodiest and cruelest conflicts that turn people into fanatics.
[ Bloodiest Conflict Conflicts Cruelest Fanatics Into Religious Turn]
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- It is cruel, you know, that music should be so beautiful. It has the beauty of loneliness of pain: of strength and freedom. The beauty of disappointment and never-satisfied love. The cruel beauty of nature and everlasting beauty of monotony.
[ Beautiful Beauty Cruel Disappointment Everlasting Freedom Know Loneliness Love Monotony Music Nature Pain Should Strength]
Topic: Music
- Terror made me cruel.
[ Cruel Made Terror]
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- When this boy was brought to Dr. Young, his name being William, the same as mine, my mother was ordered to change mine to something else. This, at the time, I thought to be one of the most cruel acts that could be committed upon my rights.
[ Acts Being Boy Brought Change Committed Could Cruel Dr Else His Mine Most Mother Name Ordered Rights Same Something Thought Time Upon William Young]
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- World's use is cold, world's love is vain, world's cruelty is bitter bane; but is not the fruit of pain.
[ Bane Bitter Cold Cruelty Fruit Love Pain Use Vain World]
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- I'll do humor about myself, I'll poke fun and everything, but that's me and I can do it to me. I think it's cruel to do it to somebody else.
[ Cruel Else Everything Fun Humor Myself Poke Somebody Think]
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- In a democracy, the majority of the citizens is capable of exercising the most cruel oppressions upon the minority.
[ Capable Citizens Cruel Democracy Exercising Majority Minority Most Oppressions Upon]
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- There is something in age that ever, even in its own despite, must be venerable, must create respect and to have it ill treated, is to me worse, more cruel and wicked than anything on earth.
[ Age Anything Create Cruel Despite Earth Even Ever Ill More Must Own Respect Something Than Treated Venerable Wicked Worse]
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- Only the weak are cruel. Gentleness can only be expected from the strong.
[ Cruel Expected Gentleness Only Strong Weak]
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- The course of this conflict is not known, yet its outcome is certain. Freedom and fear, justice and cruelty, have always been at war, and we know that God is not neutral between them.
[ Always Been Between Certain Conflict Course Cruelty Fear Freedom God Justice Know Known Neutral Outcome Them War Yet]
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- The terrorists are fighting freedom with all their cunning and cruelty because freedom is their greatest fear - and they should be afraid, because freedom is on the march.
[ Afraid Because Cruelty Cunning Fear Fighting Freedom Greatest March Should Terrorists Their]
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- Christ and The Church: If he were to apply for a divorce on the grounds of cruelty, adultery and desertion, he would probably get one.
[ Adultery Apply Christ Church Cruelty Desertion Divorce Get Grounds Probably Were Would]
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- We, unlike Nazi Germany or Mussolini's Italy, have never stopped being a nation of laws, not of men. But witness how men with motives and a majority can manipulate law to cruel and unjust ends.
[ Being Cruel Ends Germany How Italy Law Laws Majority Manipulate Men Motives Mussolini Nation Never Stopped Unjust Unlike Witness]
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- He who is only just is cruel. Who on earth could live were all judged justly?
[ Could Cruel Earth Judged Just Justly Live Only Were]
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- I like animals because they are not consciously cruel and don't betray each other.
[ Animals Because Betray Consciously Cruel Each Other]
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- A rude nature is worse than a brute nature by so much more as man is better than a beast: and those that are of civil natures and genteel dispositions are as much nearer to celestial creatures as those that are rude and cruel are to devils.
[ Beast Better Brute Celestial Civil Creatures Cruel Devils Dispositions Genteel Man More Much Nature Natures Nearer Rude Than Those Worse]
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- I think because of their terrible past, particularly this century, the Chinese have come to accept cruelty more than many other people, which is something I feel very unhappy about.
[ Accept Because Century Chinese Come Cruelty Feel Many More Other Particularly Past Something Terrible Than Their Think Unhappy Very Which]
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- What has marked Chinese society is its level of cruelty, not just revolutions and wars. We ought to reject it totally, otherwise in another upheaval there will be further cruelty.
[ Another Chinese Cruelty Further Just Level Marked Otherwise Ought Reject Revolutions Society Totally Upheaval Wars Will]
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- It is usually when men are at their most religious that they behave with the least sense and the greatest cruelty.
[ Behave Cruelty Greatest Least Men Most Religious Sense Their Usually]
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- Their prejudice allowed white Southerners to look the other way when blacks were denied their most basic human rights, and it encouraged the worst of them to engage in unspeakable acts of cruelty and violence.
[ Acts Allowed Basic Blacks Cruelty Denied Encouraged Engage Human Look Most Other Prejudice Rights Southerners Their Them Unspeakable Violence Way Were White Worst]
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- Cruelty is, perhaps, the worst kid of sin. Intellectual cruelty is certainly the worst kind of cruelty.
[ Certainly Cruelty Intellectual Kid Kind Perhaps Sin Worst]
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- Men feel that cruelty to the poor is a kind of cruelty to animals. They never feel that it is an injustice to equals; nay it is treachery to comrades.
[ Animals Comrades Cruelty Equals Feel Injustice Kind Men Nay Never Poor Treachery]
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- The often cruel behavior of Christians toward unbelievers and even toward dissenters among themselves is shocking evidence of the function of that image in relation to values and behavior.
[ Among Behavior Christians Cruel Dissenters Even Evidence Function Image Often Relation Shocking Themselves Toward Unbelievers Values]
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- You can't look in the face of adoration and be cruel.
[ Adoration Cruel Face Look]
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- I find it rather easy to portray a businessman. Being bland, rather cruel and incompetent comes naturally to me.
[ Being Bland Businessman Comes Cruel Easy Find Incompetent Naturally Portray Rather]
Topic: Business
- Those who actually hate animals to the point of being cruel to them are outcasts to the rest of us, no matter where in the world they live.
[ Actually Animals Being Cruel Hate Live Matter Outcasts Point Rest Them Those Us Where World]
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- In order to be cruel we have to close our hearts to the suffering of the other.
[ Close Cruel Hearts Order Other Our Suffering]
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- We are not by nature cruel.
[ Cruel Nature]
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- Cruel persecutions and intolerance are not accidents, but grow out of the very essence of religion, namely, its absolute claims.
[ Absolute Accidents Claims Cruel Essence Grow Intolerance Namely Out Religion Very]
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- How cruelly sweet are the echoes that start, When memory plays an old tune on the heart.
[ Cruelly Echoes Heart How Memory Old Plays Start Sweet Tune]
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- People nearly always believe, and are willing to back it up with weapons and cruelty, that their religion and way of life is better than the other person's.
[ Always Back Believe Better Cruelty Life Nearly Other Person Religion Than Their Up Way Weapons Willing]
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- If we're so cruel to minorities, why do they keep coming here? Why aren't they sneaking across the Mexican border to make their way to the Taliban?
[ Across Border Coming Cruel Here Keep Make Mexican Minorities Sneaking Taliban Their Way Why]
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- One of the cruelest things you can do to another person is pretend you care about them more than you really do.
[ Another Care Cruelest More Person Pretend Really Than Them Things]
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- The bottom of the sea is cruel.
[ Bottom Cruel Sea]
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- Hollywood is the backdrop of my family, and I know that the movie business is incredibly cruel as you get older.
[ Backdrop Business Cruel Family Get Hollywood Incredibly Know Movie Older]
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- What a book a devil's chaplain might write on the clumsy, wasteful, blundering, low, and horribly cruel work of nature!
[ Book Clumsy Cruel Devil Horribly Low Might Nature Wasteful Work Write]
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- The terrorist attacks upon our country changed the way that we live forever and provided us with a cruel reminder that freedom and liberty have a price.
[ Attacks Changed Country Cruel Forever Freedom Liberty Live Our Price Provided Reminder Terrorist Upon Us Way]
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- As long as man eats animals how can cruelty to animals be removed.
[ Animals Cruelty Eats How Long Man Removed]
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- I believe in preventing cruelty to all living beings in any form.
[ Any Beings Believe Cruelty Form Living Preventing]
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- One can't be kind to one person and cruel to another.
[ Another Cruel Kind Person]
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- I'll tell you one thing, it's a cruel, cruel world.
[ Cruel Tell Thing World]
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- And it was back in the mid-1980s, and as I point out in a piece, that was when we are spending about eight percent of our gross domestic product on health care. And even then, we had the impression that so much of the excessive, aggressive medical treatment that took place at the end of life was not only unnecessary but it was cruel.
[ Aggressive Back Care Cruel Domestic Eight End Even Excessive Gross Had Health Impression Life Medical Much Only Our Out Percent Piece Place Point Product Spending Then Took Treatment Unnecessary]
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- Everything starts with yourself, with you making up your mind about what you're going to do with your life. I tell kids that it's a cruel world, and that the world will bend them either left or right, and it's up to them to decide which way to bend.
[ Bend Cruel Decide Either Everything Going Kids Left Life Making Mind Right Starts Tell Them Up Way Which Will World Your Yourself]
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- I don't think I'd ever be cruel to an animal.
[ Animal Cruel Ever Think]
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- Scotsmen are metaphisical and emotional, they are sceptical and mystical, they are romantic and ironic, they are cruel and tender, and full of mirth and despair.
[ Cruel Despair Emotional Full Ironic Mirth Mystical Romantic Sceptical Tender]
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- Being a Jew, one learns to believe in the reality of cruelty and one learns to recognize indifference to human suffering as a fact.
[ Being Believe Cruelty Fact Human Indifference Jew Learns Reality Recognize Suffering]
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- I think women can be as cruel as men, and men as tender as women, and vice versa.
[ Cruel Men Tender Think Versa Vice Women]
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- Cruelty, like every other vice, requires no motive outside of itself; it only requires opportunity.
[ Cruelty Every Itself Motive Only Opportunity Other Outside Requires Vice]
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- Ignorant kindness may have the effect of cruelty; but to be angry with it as if it were direct cruelty would be an ignorant unkindness.
[ Angry Cruelty Direct Effect Ignorant Kindness May Unkindness Were Would]
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- Every social injustice is not only cruel, but it is economic waste.
[ Cruel Economic Every Injustice Only Social Waste]
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- Cruelty might be very human, and it might be cultural, but it's not acceptable.
[ Acceptable Cruelty Cultural Human Might Very]
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- One's dignity may be assaulted, vandalized and cruelly mocked, but cannot be taken away unless it is surrendered.
[ Assaulted Away Cannot Cruelly Dignity May Mocked Surrendered Taken Unless]
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- Fear is the parent of cruelty.
[ Cruelty Fear Parent]
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- In the name of noble purposes men have committed unspeakable acts of cruelty against one another.
[ Acts Against Another Committed Cruelty Men Name Noble Purposes Unspeakable]
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- Cruelty is a tyrant that's always attended with fear.
[ Always Attended Cruelty Fear Tyrant]
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- Jealousy is cruel as the grave: the coals thereof are coals of fire.
[ Coals Cruel Fire Grave Jealousy Thereof]
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- Cowards are cruel, but the brave love mercy and delight to save.
[ Brave Cowards Cruel Delight Love Mercy Save]
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- We are bound to lose Ireland in consequence of years of cruelty, stupidity and misgovernment and I would rather lose her as a friend than as a foe.
[ Bound Consequence Cruelty Foe Friend Her Ireland Lose Rather Stupidity Than Would Years]
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- No people in the history of the world have ever been so misunderstood, so misjudged, and so cruelly maligned.
[ Been Cruelly Ever History Maligned Misunderstood World]
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- The mad, cruel, and accursed American war.
[ Accursed American Cruel Mad War]
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- Loneliness is never more cruel than when it is felt in close propinquity with someone who has ceased to communicate.
[ Ceased Close Communicate Cruel Felt Loneliness More Never Someone Than]
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- Beware the ends of the earth and the exotic: the drama is on your doorstep wherever the slums; are, wherever there is malnutrition, wherever there is exploitation and cruelty.
[ Beware Cruelty Doorstep Drama Earth Ends Exotic Exploitation Malnutrition Slums Wherever Your]
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- Cruel leaders are replaced only to have new leaders turn cruel.
[ Cruel Leaders New Only Replaced Turn]
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- I am very sad for men and women trapped in any relationship where there is cruelty, dominance, inequity. I long for the liberation of all people.
[ Am Any Cruelty Dominance Inequity Liberation Long Men Relationship Sad Trapped Very Where Women]
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- If a servant strives to please his master and studies and takes pains to do it, I believe there are but few masters who would use such a servant cruelly.
[ Believe Cruelly Few His Master Masters Pains Please Servant Strives Studies Such Takes Use Would]
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- Cruelty is the law pervading all nature and society; and we can't get out of it if we would.
[ Cruelty Get Law Nature Out Pervading Society Would]
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- Kindness is the beginning of cruelty.
[ Beginning Cruelty Kindness]
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- I don't mean to sound bitter, cold, or cruel, but I am, so that's how it comes out.
[ Am Bitter Cold Comes Cruel How Mean Out Sound]
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- The best political weapon is the weapon of terror. Cruelty commands respect. Men may hate us. But, we don't ask for their love; only for their fear.
[ Ask Best Commands Cruelty Fear Hate Love May Men Only Political Respect Terror Their Us Weapon]
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- I do not see why man should not be just as cruel as nature.
[ Cruel Just Man Nature See Should Why]
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- Two of the cruelest, most primitive punishments our town deals out to those who fall from favor are the empty mailbox and the silent telephone.
[ Cruelest Deals Empty Fall Favor Most Our Out Primitive Punishments Silent Telephone Those Town Two]
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- The Haitian people are gentle and lovable except for their enormous and unconscious cruelty.
[ Cruelty Enormous Except Gentle Haitian Lovable Their Unconscious]
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- The impulse to cruelty is, in many people, almost as violent as the impulse to sexual love - almost as violent and much more mischievous.
[ Almost Cruelty Impulse Love Many Mischievous More Much Sexual Violent]
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- Africa is a cruel country; it takes your heart and grinds it into powdered stone - and no one minds.
[ Africa Country Cruel Grinds Heart Into Minds Powdered Stone Takes Your]
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- The thing which grieves and oppresses my heart with respect to poor Scotland, is the hardness of heart manifest in the levity and cruelty with which they speak of others.
[ Cruelty Grieves Hardness Heart Levity Manifest Oppresses Others Poor Respect Scotland Speak Thing Which]
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- You know, I'm Australian, and we have got the worst sense of humor. We are cruel to each other.
[ Australian Cruel Each Got Humor Know Other Sense Worst]
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- Cruelty is contagious in uncivilized communities.
[ Communities Contagious Cruelty Uncivilized]
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- Cruelty is a part of nature, at least of human nature, but it is the one thing that seems unnatural to us.
[ Cruelty Human Least Nature Part Seems Thing Unnatural Us]
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- When I was a kid it was like, who could be the coolest? Who could do the stupidest thing? And you knew it was a stupid thing to do, but you would do it just so you could be the coolest guy. And then you end up doing really cruel crap.
[ Coolest Could Crap Cruel Doing End Guy Just Kid Knew Really Stupid Stupidest Then Thing Up Would]
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- You ought to try being cruel to some people.
[ Being Cruel Ought Some Try]
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- Love has its place, as does hate. Peace has its place, as does war. Mercy has its place, as do cruelty and revenge.
[ Cruelty Does Hate Love Mercy Peace Place Revenge War]
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- He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
[ Also Animals Becomes Cruel Dealings Hard Heart His Judge Man Men Treatment]
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- The truth doesn't have to do with cruelty, the truth has to do with mercy.
[ Cruelty Mercy Truth]
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- The ultimate tragedy is not the oppression and cruelty by the bad people but the silence over that by the good people.
[ Bad Cruelty Good Oppression Over Silence Tragedy Ultimate]
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- God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
[ Cruel God Live Makes Sometimes]
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- Bush promised a foreign policy of humility and a domestic policy of compassion. He has given us a foreign policy of arrogance and a domestic policy that is cynical, myopic and cruel.
[ Arrogance Bush Compassion Cruel Cynical Domestic Foreign Given Humility Myopic Policy Promised Us]
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- Your belief in God is merely an escape from your monotonous, stupid and cruel life.
[ Belief Cruel Escape God Life Merely Monotonous Stupid Your]
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- Most children turn out badly because they have the wrong parental image. This doesn't mean their parents are criminal. It means they are boring and cruel.
[ Badly Because Boring Children Criminal Cruel Image Mean Means Most Out Parental Parents Their Turn Wrong]
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- Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.
[ Animal Brutality Cruelty Difference Mankind Only Victim]
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- All married couples should learn the art of battle as they should learn the art of making love. Good battle is objective and honest - never vicious or cruel. Good battle is healthy and constructive, and brings to a marriage the principles of equal partnership.
[ Art Battle Brings Constructive Couples Cruel Equal Good Healthy Honest Learn Love Making Marriage Married Never Objective Partnership Principles Should Vicious]
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- Melancholy and sadness are the start of doubt... doubt is the beginning of despair; despair is the cruel beginning of the differing degrees of wickedness.
[ Beginning Cruel Degrees Despair Differing Doubt Melancholy Sadness Start Wickedness]
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- The cruelest thing a man can do to a woman is to portray her as perfection.
[ Cruelest Her Man Perfection Portray Thing Woman]
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- What a cruel thing war is... to fill our hearts with hatred instead of love for our neighbors.
[ Cruel Fill Hatred Hearts Instead Love Neighbors Our Thing War]
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- There is nothing so desperately monotonous as the sea, and I no longer wonder at the cruelty of pirates.
[ Cruelty Desperately Longer Monotonous Nothing Pirates Sea Wonder]
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- Toward no crimes have men shown themselves so cold- bloodedly cruel as in punishing differences of belief.
[ Belief Crimes Cruel Differences Men Punishing Shown Themselves Toward]
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- I'm very touched on a deep level by cruelty to animals.
[ Animals Cruelty Deep Level Touched Very]
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- There was that law of life, so cruel and so just, that one must grow or else pay more for remaining the same.
[ Cruel Else Grow Just Law Life More Must Pay Remaining Same]
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- Where does discipline end? Where does cruelty begin? Somewhere between these, thousands of children inhabit a voiceless hell.
[ Begin Between Children Cruelty Discipline Does End Hell Inhabit Somewhere These Thousands Voiceless Where]
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- It would be stupid tameness, and unaccountable folly, for whole nations to suffer one unreasonable, ambitious and cruel man, to wanton and riot in their misery.
[ Ambitious Cruel Folly Man Misery Nations Riot Stupid Suffer Their Unaccountable Unreasonable Wanton Whole Would]
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- War is wretched beyond description, and only a fool or a fraud could sentimentalize its cruel reality.
[ Beyond Could Cruel Description Fool Fraud Only Reality War Wretched]
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- One of the cruelest judgments sustained against me is that I have spoken out as a recovered alcoholic to stimulate my acting career.
[ Acting Against Alcoholic Career Cruelest Judgments Out Recovered Spoken Stimulate Sustained]
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- Cruelty is one fashion statement we can all do without.
[ Cruelty Fashion Statement Without]
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- Courtesy is a silver lining around the dark clouds of civilization; it is the best part of refinement and in many ways, an art of heroic beauty in the vast gallery of man's cruelty and baseness.
[ Around Art Baseness Beauty Best Civilization Clouds Courtesy Cruelty Dark Gallery Heroic Lining Man Many Part Refinement Silver Vast Ways]
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- The Establishment center... has led us into the stupidest and cruelest war in all history. That war is a moral and political disaster - a terrible cancer eating away at the soul of our nation.
[ Away Cancer Center Cruelest Disaster Eating Establishment History Into Led Moral Nation Our Political Soul Stupidest Terrible Us War]
Topic: War
- It is utterly false and cruelly arbitrary to put all the play and learning into childhood, all the work into middle age, and all the regrets into old age.
[ Age Arbitrary Childhood Cruelly False Into Learning Middle Old Play Put Regrets Utterly Work]
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- Group conformity scares the pants off me because it's so often a prelude to cruelty towards anyone who doesn't want to - or can't - join the Big Parade.
[ Anyone Because Big Conformity Cruelty Group Join Off Often Pants Parade Prelude Scares Towards Want]
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- Family responsibility, yes, and always. Family bankruptcy due to the cruel rules of government, no.
[ Always Bankruptcy Cruel Due Family Government Responsibility Rules Yes]
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- I see that the path of progress has never taken a straight line, but has always been a zigzag course amid the conflicting forces of right and wrong, truth and error, justice and injustice, cruelty and mercy.
[ Always Amid Been Conflicting Course Cruelty Error Forces Injustice Justice Line Mercy Never Path Progress Right See Straight Taken Truth Wrong Zigzag]
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- With the first act of cruelty committed in the name of revolution, with the first murder, with the first purge and execution, we have lost the revolution.
[ Act Committed Cruelty Execution First Lost Murder Name Purge Revolution]
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- Others too would occasionally entertain and privately express such doubts; though we all had been most solemnly warned by the cruel murder of Saint Francis.
[ Been Cruel Doubts Entertain Express Francis Had Most Murder Occasionally Others Privately Saint Solemnly Such Though Too Warned Would]
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- We have confirmed something we only knew in theory, namely that revolution, in which uncontrolled and uncontrollable forces operate imperiously, is blind and destructive, grandiose and cruel.
[ Blind Confirmed Cruel Destructive Forces Grandiose Knew Namely Only Operate Revolution Something Theory Uncontrollable Uncontrolled Which]
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- It is quite cruel that a poet cannot wander through his regions of enchantment without having a critic, forever, like the old man of the sea, upon his back.
[ Back Cannot Critic Cruel Enchantment Forever Having His Man Old Poet Quite Regions Sea Through Upon Wander Without]
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- The wild, cruel beast is not behind the bars of the cage. He is in front of it.
[ Bars Beast Behind Cage Cruel Front Wild]
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- My loathings are simple: stupidity, oppression, crime, cruelty, soft music.
[ Crime Cruelty Music Oppression Simple Soft Stupidity]
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- Perhaps it should only be added that the Gorean master, though often strict, is seldom cruel. The girl knows, if she pleases him, her lot will be an easy one.
[ Added Cruel Easy Girl Gorean Her Him Knows Lot Master Often Only Perhaps Pleases Seldom She Should Strict Though Will]
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- Is the capacity for cruelty inherent in all of us?
[ Capacity Cruelty Inherent Us]
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- It matters not what your individual position is on either war we are currently prosecuting - in Iraq or Afghanistan - certainly we can all agree protesting at military funerals is a cruel and unnecessary hardship on our military families during their most difficult hour.
[ Afghanistan Agree Certainly Cruel Currently Difficult During Either Families Funerals Hardship Hour Individual Iraq Matters Military Most Our Position Prosecuting Protesting Their Unnecessary War Your]
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- A cruel story runs on wheels, and every hand oils the wheels as they run.
[ Cruel Every Hand Oils Run Runs Story Wheels]
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- Familiarity is a magician that is cruel to beauty but kind to ugliness.
[ Beauty Cruel Familiarity Kind Magician Ugliness]
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- Note too that a faithful study of the liberal arts humanizes character and permits it not to be cruel.
[ Arts Character Cruel Faithful Liberal Note Permits Study Too]
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- Two children of same cruel parent look at one another and see in each other the image of the cruel parent or the image of their past oppressor. This is very much the case between Jew and Arab: It's a conflict between two victims.
[ Another Arab Between Case Children Conflict Cruel Each Image Jew Look Much Oppressor Other Parent Past Same See Their Two Very Victims]
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- Belief in a cruel God makes a cruel man.
[ Belief Cruel God Makes Man]
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- War is cruelty, and none can make it gentle.
[ Cruelty Gentle Make None War]
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- Even so, one step from my grave, I believe that cruelty, spite, The powers of darkness will in time, Be crushed by the spirit of light.
[ Believe Cruelty Crushed Darkness Even Grave Light Powers Spirit Spite Step Time Will]
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- The cemetery of the victims of human cruelty in our century is extended to include yet another vast cemetery, that of the unborn.
[ Another Cemetery Century Cruelty Extended Human Include Our Unborn Vast Victims Yet]
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- What Bill Clinton did to us was cruel. The White House gave my attorneys indications that there was a good chance for my clemency to be granted. I had to prepare myself for being released because there was no sign that my petition would be denied.
[ Attorneys Because Being Bill Chance Clemency Clinton Cruel Denied Did Gave Good Granted Had House Indications Myself Petition Prepare Released Sign Us White Would]
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- Gentleness is the antidote for cruelty.
[ Antidote Cruelty Gentleness]
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- Aristocracy is always cruel.
[ Always Aristocracy Cruel]
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- Children are very cruel, yes. Of course. Children are extraordinarily cruel little creatures.
[ Children Course Creatures Cruel Extraordinarily Little Very Yes]
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- Fantastic tyrant of the amorous heart. How hard thy yoke, how cruel thy dart. Those escape your anger who refuse your sway, and those are punished most, who most obey.
[ Amorous Anger Cruel Dart Escape Fantastic Hard Heart How Most Obey Punished Refuse Sway Those Thy Tyrant Yoke Your]
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- Certainly it is wrong to be cruel to animals and the destruction of a whole species can be a great evil. The capacity for feelings of pleasure and pain and for the form of life of which animals are capable clearly impose duties of compassion and humanity in their case.
[ Animals Capable Capacity Case Certainly Clearly Compassion Cruel Destruction Duties Evil Feelings Form Great Humanity Impose Life Pain Pleasure Species Their Which Whole Wrong]
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- There is an increasingly pervasive sense not only of failure, but of futility. The legislative process has become a cruel shell game and the service system has become a bureaucratic maze, inefficient, incomprehensible, and inaccessible.
[ Become Bureaucratic Cruel Failure Futility Game Inaccessible Incomprehensible Increasingly Inefficient Legislative Maze Only Pervasive Process Sense Service Shell System]
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- Women love to be called cruel, even when they are kindest.
[ Called Cruel Even Kindest Love Women]
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- A child's hope is that your father comes riding in on that white stallion and saves them. You can't make somebody love you the way you want them to love you, it's not a Leave it to Beaver type world. This isn't television. Life's a lot more cruel than that.
[ Beaver Child Comes Cruel Father Hope Leave Life Lot Love Make More Riding Saves Somebody Television Than Them Type Want Way White World Your]
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- And, perhaps most importantly, regional conflicts will again and again confront us with a cruel choice between costly engagement and costly indifference.
[ Again Between Choice Conflicts Confront Costly Cruel Engagement Importantly Indifference Most Perhaps Regional Us Will]
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- To punish the oppressors of humanity is clemency; to forgive them is cruelty.
[ Clemency Cruelty Forgive Humanity Oppressors Punish Them]
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- I am an optimist because I want to change things for the better and I know that blood has to be spilled and disharmony and cruelty are necessary to do that.
[ Am Because Better Blood Change Cruelty Know Necessary Optimist Spilled Things Want]
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- Honesty is the cruelest game of all, because not only can you hurt someone - and hurt them to the bone - you can feel self-righteous about it at the same time.
[ Because Bone Cruelest Feel Game Honesty Hurt Only Same Self-Righteous Someone Them Time]
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- Human kindness has never weakened the stamina or softened the fiber of a free people. A nation does not have to be cruel to be tough.
[ Cruel Does Fiber Free Human Kindness Nation Never Softened Stamina Tough Weakened]
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- Cruelty to men and to the lower animals as well, which would have passed unnoticed a century ago, now shocks the sensibilities and is regarded as wicked and degrading.
[ Ago Animals Century Cruelty Degrading Lower Men Now Passed Regarded Sensibilities Shocks Unnoticed Well Which Wicked Would]
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- Fortunately, this is not something that we see a lot of. Very rarely do you see a dog in this terrible shape from starvation. People just aren't that cruel.
[ Cruel Dog Fortunately Just Lot Rarely See Shape Something Starvation Terrible Very]
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- In America, they are paranoid about ruining the reputations of people once they are dead and cannot answer back. They have this fascination which to me seems cruel and morbid. I do not want any part of it.
[ America Answer Any Back Cannot Cruel Dead Fascination Morbid Once Paranoid Part Reputations Ruining Seems Want Which]
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- Stupidity, outrage, vanity, cruelty, iniquity, bad faith, falsehood - we fail to see the whole array when it is facing in the same direction as we.
[ Array Bad Cruelty Direction Facing Fail Faith Falsehood Iniquity Outrage Same See Stupidity Vanity Whole]
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- I learned that it is the weak who are cruel, and that gentleness is to be expected only from the strong.
[ Cruel Expected Gentleness Learned Only Strong Weak]
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- No baseness or cruelty of treason so deep or so tragic shall enter our human world, but that loyal love shall be able in due time to oppose to just that deed of treason its fitting deed of atonement.
[ Able Atonement Baseness Cruelty Deed Deep Due Enter Fitting Human Just Love Loyal Oppose Our Shall Time Tragic Treason World]
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- The lonely wanderer, who watches by the seashore the waves that roll between him and his home, talks of cruel facts, material barriers that, just because they are material, and not ideal, shall be the irresistible foes of his longing heart.
[ Barriers Because Between Cruel Facts Foes Heart Him His Home Ideal Irresistible Just Lonely Longing Material Roll Seashore Shall Talks Wanderer Watches Waves]
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- Fear is the main source of superstition, and one of the main sources of cruelty. To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.
[ Beginning Conquer Cruelty Fear Main Source Sources Superstition Wisdom]
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- The infliction of cruelty with a good conscience is a delight to moralists. That is why they invented Hell.
[ Conscience Cruelty Delight Good Hell Infliction Invented Moralists Why]
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- I think that if people are instructed about anything, it should be about the nature of cruelty. And about why people behave so cruelly to each other. And what kind of satisfactions they derive from it. And why there is always a cost, and a price to be paid.
[ Always Anything Behave Cost Cruelly Cruelty Derive Each Instructed Kind Nature Other Paid Price Satisfactions Should Think Why]
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- Lust is to the other passions what the nervous fluid is to life; it supports them all, lends strength to them all ambition, cruelty, avarice, revenge, are all founded on lust.
[ Ambition Avarice Cruelty Fluid Founded Lends Life Lust Nervous Other Passions Revenge Strength Supports Them]
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- So long as the laws remain such as they are today, employ some discretion: loud opinion forces us to do so; but in privacy and silence let us compensate ourselves for that cruel chastity we are obliged to display in public.
[ Chastity Compensate Cruel Discretion Display Employ Forces Laws Long Loud Obliged Opinion Ourselves Privacy Public Remain Silence Some Such Today Us]
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- The truth is cruel, but it can be loved, and it makes free those who have loved it.
[ Cruel Free Loved Makes Those Truth]
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- We all have a right to know, and if the government has been suppressing information about other life forms, that's the cruelest hoax of all.
[ Been Cruelest Forms Government Hoax Information Know Life Other Right Suppressing]
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- All cruelty springs from weakness.
[ Cruelty Springs Weakness]
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- My doctrine is this, that if we see cruelty or wrong that we have the power to stop, and do nothing, we make ourselves sharers in the guilt.
[ Cruelty Doctrine Guilt Make Nothing Ourselves Power See Stop Wrong]
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- Now I say that with cruelty and oppression it is everybody's business to interfere when they see it.
[ Business Cruelty Everybody Interfere Now Oppression Say See]
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- I got a divorce eleven years later on the grounds of cruelty, which is still not easy in England.
[ Cruelty Divorce Easy Eleven England Got Grounds Later Still Which Years]
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- If the people raise a great howl against my barbarity and cruelty, I will answer that war is war, and not popularity seeking.
[ Against Answer Barbarity Cruelty Great Howl Popularity Raise Seeking War Will]
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- War is cruelty. There is no use trying to reform it. The crueler it is, the sooner it will be over.
[ Cruelty Over Reform Sooner Trying Use War Will]
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- I think the suffering, violence and cruelty and Guantanamo and the rest is going to go on and on in Iraq.
[ Cruelty Go Going Guantanamo Iraq Rest Suffering Think Violence]
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- I think I've finally proven something to people who were cynical about me. Because they were cruel.
[ Because Cruel Cynical Finally Proven Something Think Were]
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- Your own soul is nourished when you are kind; it is destroyed when you are cruel.
[ Cruel Destroyed Kind Nourished Own Soul Your]
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- I think he is an extremely accessible character. In Data there is no potential for cruelty.
[ Accessible Character Cruelty Data Extremely Potential Think]
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- The cruelest lies are often told in silence.
[ Cruelest Lies Often Silence Told]
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- People are constantly clamoring for the joy of life. As for me, I find the joy of life in the hard and cruel battle of life - to learn something is a joy to me.
[ Battle Constantly Cruel Find Hard Joy Learn Life Something]
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- An angry father is most cruel towards himself.
[ Angry Cruel Father Himself Most Towards]
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- You have within you many strong and cruel enemies to overcome. You must know that there are still a thousand ties which you must break. No one can tell you what they are; only you can tell by looking at yourself and into your heart.
[ Break Cruel Enemies Heart Into Know Looking Many Must Only Overcome Still Strong Tell Thousand Ties Which Within Your Yourself]
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- Every conceivable cruel method of blackmail was used against me to obtain by force and at all costs confessions and statements both about comrades who had been arrested, and about political activities.
[ Activities Against Arrested Been Blackmail Both Comrades Conceivable Confessions Costs Cruel Every Force Had Method Obtain Political Statements Used]
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- The TV business is uglier than most things. It is normally perceived as some kind of cruel and shallow money trench through the heart of the journalism industry, a long plastic hallway where thieves and pimps run free and good men die like dogs, for no good reason.
[ Business Cruel Die Dogs Free Good Hallway Heart Industry Journalism Kind Long Men Money Most Normally Perceived Pimps Plastic Reason Run Shallow Some Than Thieves Things Through Trench Tv Uglier Where]
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- Cruelty towards others is always also cruelty towards ourselves.
[ Also Always Cruelty Others Ourselves Towards]
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- The greater the state, the more wrong and cruel its patriotism, and the greater is the sum of suffering upon which its power is founded.
[ Cruel Founded Greater More Patriotism Power State Suffering Sum Upon Which Wrong]
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- It is possible that the contemplation of cruelty will not make us humane but cruel; that the reiteration of the badness of our spiritual condition will make us consent to it.
[ Badness Condition Consent Contemplation Cruel Cruelty Humane Make Our Possible Spiritual Us Will]
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- In a serious struggle there is no worse cruelty than to be magnanimous at an inopportune time.
[ Cruelty Magnanimous Serious Struggle Than Time Worse]
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- When I wasn't as attractive as I am now, I suffered at the hands of cruel children and their taunts until I realised that confidence and a bit of aesthetic care can overcome that.
[ Aesthetic Am Attractive Bit Care Children Confidence Cruel Hands Now Overcome Realised Suffered Taunts Their Until]
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- Besides, wouldn't it be wonderful if no one ever had to worry about the random cruelty of fatal illness or the woes of old age attacking them or their loved ones?
[ Age Attacking Besides Cruelty Ever Fatal Had Illness Loved Old Ones Random Their Them Woes Wonderful Worry]
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- I couldn't watch Tom and Jerry. The cruelty was too much. I had all these strange images, of tiny animals, all mixed up.
[ Animals Cruelty Had Images Jerry Mixed Much Strange These Tiny Tom Too Up Watch]
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- This circulating medium has a natural tendency to lessen by degrees the value and the use of money, and finally to render it powerless; and consequently to sweep away all the crushing masses of fraud, iniquity, cruelty, corruption and imposition that are built upon it.
[ Away Built Circulating Consequently Corruption Cruelty Crushing Degrees Finally Fraud Imposition Iniquity Lessen Masses Medium Money Natural Powerless Render Sweep Tendency Upon Use Value]
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- It may be a mistake, that man, in a state of nature, is more disposed to cruelty than courtesy.
[ Courtesy Cruelty Disposed Man May Mistake More Nature State Than]
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- The foolish and cruel notion that a wife is to obey her husband has sent more women to the grave than to the courts for a divorce.
[ Courts Cruel Divorce Foolish Grave Her Husband More Notion Obey Sent Than Wife Women]
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- There's a certain edge about cruelty. If you're honest about it, most people wince, but say it had to be said.
[ Certain Cruelty Edge Had Honest Most Said Say Wince]
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- In a cruel and evil world, being cynical can allow you to get some entertainment out of it.
[ Allow Being Cruel Cynical Entertainment Evil Get Out Some World]
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- It's a cruel, heartless world out there in commercial rock 'n' roll, and when you take as much time off as we did, eight years, booking agents don't know if you'll draw.
[ Agents Booking Commercial Cruel Did Draw Eight Heartless Know Much Off Out Rock Roll Take Time World Years]
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- In the context of interfaith encounter, we need to bring to the surface how our actual beliefs shape what we do - not simply to agree that kindness is better than cruelty.
[ Actual Agree Beliefs Better Bring Context Cruelty Encounter How Kindness Need Our Shape Simply Surface Than]
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- All cruel people describe themselves as paragons of frankness.
[ Cruel Describe Frankness Themselves]
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- I don't come to tournaments to make friends, to go to parties, to hold conversations. I come to be the best, and I'm not mean and cruel and dirty.
[ Best Come Conversations Cruel Dirty Friends Go Hold Make Mean Parties Tournaments]
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- There were also some cruel reviews by women, but the tone of the male reviewers, sometimes hysterical, was different. I have suffered, but I don't want to name names-but there have been men who have seemed to want to destroy me or my writing, men I don't even know.
[ Also Been Cruel Destroy Different Even Hysterical Know Male Men Name Reviewers Reviews Seemed Some Sometimes Suffered Tone Want Were Women Writing]
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- Bond was how Fleming saw himself; the sardonic, cruel mouth, the hard, tight skinned face.
[ Bond Cruel Face Fleming Hard Himself How Mouth Saw Skinned Tight]
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- The true reason of Ms. Rice's attack against Russia is very simple. Condoleezza Rice is a very cruel, offended woman who lacks men's attention.
[ Against Attack Attention Condoleezza Cruel Lacks Men Ms Offended Reason Rice Russia Simple True Very Woman]
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