Hannes Alfven - For all of those willing to help me start a family, I am flattered. I will let you know when I need your help.
[ Am Family Flattered Help Know Need Start Those Will Willing Your]
Topic: Family
Alexander Graham Bell - The most violent appetites in all creatures are lust and hunger; the first is a perpetual call upon them to propagate their kind, the latter to preserve themselves.
[ Appetites Call Creatures First Hunger Kind Latter Lust Most Perpetual Preserve Propagate Their Them Themselves Upon Violent]
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Sarah Brightman - I thought about that the other day after I went to the grocery store and had to sign fifteen autographs before leaving. On one hand, it's just so flattering. On the other hand, sometimes it would be nice to get the bread and leave, you know?
[ After Autographs Before Bread Day Fifteen Flattering Get Grocery Had Hand Just Know Leave Leaving Nice Other Sign Sometimes Store Thought Went Would]
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Northrop Frye - Between flattery and admiration there often flows a river of contempt.
[ Admiration Between Contempt Flattery Flows Often River]
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Robert Fulghum - There never was a woman who did not prefer an oblique compliment to a straight truth - if the latter were unflattering.
[ Compliment Did Latter Never Oblique Prefer Straight Truth Unflattering Were Woman]
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Mitch Hedberg - I'm flattered that so many baseball people think I'm a Hall of Famer. But what's hard to believe is how one-hundred and fifty plus people have changed their minds about me since I became eligible, because I haven't had a base hit since then.
[ Base Baseball Became Because Believe Changed Eligible Fifty Flattered Had Hall Hard Haven Hit How Many Minds One-Hundred Plus Since Their Then Think]
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Casey Kasem - It is happy for you that you possess the talent of flattering with delicacy. May I ask whether these pleasing attentions proceed from the impulse of the moment, or are they the result of previous study?
[ Ask Attentions Delicacy Flattering Happy Impulse May Moment Pleasing Possess Previous Proceed Result Study Talent These Whether]
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David Kay - To flatter and follow others, without being flattered and followed in turn, is but a state of half enjoyment.
[ Being Enjoyment Flatter Flattered Follow Followed Half Others State Turn Without]
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Roy Keane - Woman is fine for her own satisfaction alone. No man will admire her the more, no woman will like her the better for it. Neatness and fashion are enough for the former, and a something of shabbiness or impropriety will be most endearing to the latter.
[ Admire Alone Better Endearing Enough Fashion Fine Former Her Latter Man More Most Own Satisfaction Something Will Woman]
Topic:
Chris LeDoux - There is as much difference between the counsel that a friend giveth, and that a man giveth himself, as there is between the counsel of a friend and of a flatterer. For there is no such flatterer as is a man's self.
[ Between Counsel Difference Flatterer Friend Giveth Himself Man Much Self Such]
Topic:
Amy Lowell - Naturally, business and pleasure can be readily combined, but a certain balance should exist, and the latter should not predominate over the former.
[ Balance Business Certain Combined Exist Former Latter Naturally Over Pleasure Predominate Readily Should]
Topic:
John McAfee - Pythagoras took the next important step by subordinating the mere matter of nature to its essential principle of form and order, identifying the latter with reason or the soul.
[ Essential Form Identifying Important Latter Matter Mere Nature Next Order Principle Reason Soul Step Subordinating Took]
Topic:
Walter Russell Mead - Never let your zeal outrun your charity. The former is but human, the latter is divine.
[ Charity Divine Former Human Latter Never Outrun Your Zeal]
Topic:
Ralph Merkle - If those who are the enemies of innocent amusements had the direction of the world, they would take away the spring, and youth, the former from the year, the latter from human life.
[ Amusements Away Direction Enemies Former Had Human Innocent Latter Life Spring Take Those World Would Year Youth]
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Max Reger - There are significant human rights abuses in China. In some areas, the situation is worse today than in the past. In other areas, there have been improvements. We will recognize the latter, and be critical of the former.
[ Abuses Areas Been China Critical Former Human Improvements Latter Other Past Recognize Rights Significant Situation Some Than Today Will Worse]
Topic:
Douglas Sirk - Almost every Marine I've met says I portray a Marine dead-on, which is really, really flattering.
[ Almost Every Flattering Marine Met Portray Really Says Which]
Topic:
Gordon Smith - I'm not recognized very often, and if I am, it's a die-hard Veronica Mars fan. Which is usually flattering and an honor. I really try not to think about it.
[ Am Fan Flattering Honor Mars Often Really Recognized Think Try Usually Veronica Very Which]
Topic:
Daniel Webster - While being called beautiful is extremely flattering, I would much rather be noticed for my work as an actress.
[ Actress Beautiful Being Called Extremely Flattering Much Noticed Rather While Work Would]
Topic:
Robert Welch - Imitation is flattery, and The Hills Have Eyes is a classic.
[ Classic Eyes Flattery Hills Imitation]
Topic:
Adolfo Aguilar Zinser - Flattery is like cologne water, to be smelt, not swallowed.
[ Cologne Flattery Smelt Swallowed Water]
Topic:
- He who would do good to another must do it in Minute Particulars: general Good is the plea of the scoundrel, hypocrite, and flatterer, for Art and Science cannot exist but in minutely organized Particulars.
[ Another Art Cannot Exist Flatterer General Good Hypocrite Minute Must Organized Particulars Plea Science Scoundrel Would]
Topic:
- Rock gives children, on a silver platter, with all the public authority of the entertainment industry, everything their parents always used to tell them they had to wait for until they grew up and would understand later.
[ Always Authority Children Entertainment Everything Gives Grew Had Industry Later Parents Platter Public Rock Silver Tell Their Them Understand Until Up Used Wait Would]
Topic:
- Taxes should be lower, flatter, and simpler, in that order.
[ Flatter Lower Order Should Simpler Taxes]
Topic:
- He who knows how to flatter also knows how to slander.
[ Also Flatter How Knows Slander]
Topic: Politics
- The flattery of posterity is not worth much more than contemporary flattery, which is worth nothing.
[ Contemporary Flattery More Much Nothing Posterity Than Which Worth]
Topic:
- This means that the search for a formula of European cooperation in connection with the League of Nations, far from weakening the authority of this latter must and can only tend to strengthen it, for it is closely connected with its aims.
[ Aims Authority Closely Connected Connection Cooperation European Far Formula Latter League Means Must Nations Only Search Strengthen Tend Weakening]
Topic:
- When it comes to privacy and accountability, people always demand the former for themselves and the latter for everyone else.
[ Accountability Always Comes Demand Else Everyone Former Latter Privacy Themselves]
Topic:
- I don't call you handsome, sir, though I love you most dearly: far too dearly to flatter you. Don't flatter me.
[ Call Dearly Far Flatter Handsome Love Most Sir Though Too]
Topic:
- Listening, not imitation, may be the sincerest form of flattery.
[ Flattery Form Imitation Listening May Sincerest]
Topic:
- We should keep silent about those in power; to speak well of them almost implies flattery; to speak ill of them while they are alive is dangerous, and when they are dead is cowardly.
[ Alive Almost Cowardly Dangerous Dead Flattery Ill Implies Keep Power Should Silent Speak Them Those Well While]
Topic:
- A fool flatters himself, a wise man flatters the fool.
[ Flatters Fool Himself Man Wise]
Topic: Wisdom
- Flattery corrupts both the receiver and the giver.
[ Both Corrupts Flattery Giver Receiver]
Topic:
- When the leaders choose to make themselves bidders at an auction of popularity, their talents, in the construction of the state, will be of no service. They will become flatterers instead of legislators; the instruments, not the guides, of the people.
[ Auction Become Choose Construction Flatterers Guides Instead Instruments Leaders Legislators Make Popularity Service State Talents Their Themselves Will]
Topic:
- I was on the cover of a lot of newspapers. I was on the cover of USA Today for every single day for a month. I was on the masthead, so I tend to get recognized a lot, and in weird places. It's always flattering, and it's always odd. It's always at the worst possible time.
[ Always Cover Day Every Flattering Get Lot Month Newspapers Odd Places Possible Recognized Single Tend Time Today Usa Weird Worst]
Topic:
- In the period from 1824 to 1833, the tendency was steadily in the former direction, but it was only in the latter part of it that it was made really efficient.
[ Direction Efficient Former Latter Made Only Part Period Really Steadily Tendency]
Topic:
- One could make money and get a career going with a low-budget horror film about killers attacking on holidays. It is always flattering to have somebody copy you.
[ Always Attacking Career Copy Could Film Flattering Get Going Holidays Horror Killers Low-Budget Make Money Somebody]
Topic:
- Tell me not of joy: there's none Now my little sparrow's gone; He, just as you, Would toy and woo, He would chirp and flatter me, He would hang the wing awhile, Till at length he saw me smile, Lord! how sullen he would be!
[ Awhile Flatter Gone Hang How Joy Just Length Little Lord None Now Saw Smile Sparrow Sullen Tell Till Toy Wing Woo Would]
Topic:
- My latter schooldays and my university days were during the war, when science - physics, in particular - was a very important and glamorous subject. A lot of us felt that if we couldn't get into science, we might try engineering or medicine.
[ Days During Engineering Felt Get Glamorous Important Into Latter Lot Medicine Might Particular Physics Science Subject Try University Us Very War Were]
Topic:
- Along with the lazy man... the dying man is the immoral man: the former, a subject that does not work; the latter, an object that no longer even makes itself available to be worked on by others.
[ Along Available Does Dying Even Former Immoral Itself Latter Lazy Longer Makes Man Object Others Subject Work Worked]
Topic:
- 'Handsome' means many things to many people. If people consider me handsome, I feel flattered - and have my parents to thank for it. Realistically, it doesn't hurt to be good-looking, especially in this business.
[ Business Consider Especially Feel Flattered Good-Looking Handsome Hurt Many Means Parents Realistically Thank Things]
Topic: Beauty
- My vanity was flattered by having been mistaken for our revered sovereign. I ordered a banquet to be got ready for the following evening, under the trees before my house, and invited the whole town.
[ Banquet Been Before Evening Flattered Following Got Having House Invited Mistaken Ordered Our Ready Revered Sovereign Town Trees Under Vanity Whole]
Topic:
- Flattery is the infantry of negotiation.
[ Flattery Infantry Negotiation]
Topic:
- Those who create are rare; those who cannot are numerous. Therefore, the latter are stronger.
[ Cannot Create Latter Numerous Rare Stronger Therefore Those]
Topic:
- An Englishman, being flattered, is a lamb; threatened, a lion.
[ Being Englishman Flattered Lamb Lion Threatened]
Topic:
- Flatterers look like friends, as wolves like dogs.
[ Dogs Flatterers Friends Look Wolves]
Topic:
- A man of sense only trifles with them, plays with them, humors and flatters them, as he does with a sprightly and forward child; but he neither consults them about, nor trusts them with, serious matters.
[ Child Consults Does Flatters Forward Humors Man Matters Neither Nor Only Plays Sense Serious Sprightly Them Trifles Trusts]
Topic:
- I trust it will not be giving away professional secrets to say that many readers would be surprised, perhaps shocked, at the questions which some newspaper editors will put to a defenseless woman under the guise of flattery.
[ Away Defenseless Editors Flattery Giving Guise Many Newspaper Perhaps Professional Put Questions Readers Say Secrets Shocked Some Surprised Trust Under Which Will Woman Would]
Topic:
- God was treated like this powerful, erratic, rather punitive father who has to be pacified and praised. You know, flattered.
[ Erratic Father Flattered God Know Powerful Praised Punitive Rather Treated]
Topic:
- To a poet, silence is an acceptable response, even a flattering one.
[ Acceptable Even Flattering Poet Response Silence]
Topic:
- To ask advice is in nine cases out of ten to tout for flattery.
[ Advice Ask Cases Flattery Nine Out Ten]
Topic:
- Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.
[ Flattery Form Imitation Sincerest]
Topic:
- The society of dead authors has this advantage over that of the living: they never flatter us to our faces, nor slander us behind our backs, nor intrude upon our privacy, nor quit their shelves until we take them down.
[ Advantage Authors Backs Behind Dead Down Faces Flatter Intrude Living Never Nor Our Over Privacy Quit Shelves Slander Society Take Their Them Until Upon Us]
Topic:
- There are two way of establishing a reputation, one to be praised by honest people and the other to be accused by rogues. It is best, however, to secure the first one, because it will always be accompanied by the latter.
[ Accompanied Accused Always Because Best Establishing First Honest However Latter Other Praised Reputation Rogues Secure Two Way Will]
Topic:
- Action is consolatory. It is the enemy of thought and the friend of flattering illusions.
[ Action Enemy Flattering Friend Illusions Thought]
Topic:
- The conquest of the earth, which mostly means the taking it away from those who have a different complexion or slightly flatter noses than ourselves, is not a pretty thing when you look into it too much.
[ Away Complexion Conquest Different Earth Flatter Into Look Means Mostly Much Noses Ourselves Pretty Slightly Taking Than Thing Those Too Which]
Topic:
- They who have reasoned ignorantly, or who have aimed at effecting their personal ends by flattering the popular feeling, have boldly affirmed that 'one man is as good as another;' a maxim that is true in neither nature, revealed morals, nor political theory.
[ Affirmed Aimed Another Boldly Effecting Ends Feeling Flattering Good Man Maxim Morals Nature Neither Nor Personal Political Popular Reasoned Revealed Their Theory True]
Topic:
- I was so flattered that someone wanted me to write a book, I said I would. It was published in 1969.
[ Book Flattered Published Said Someone Wanted Would Write]
Topic:
- I must not say what I truly think, or you will tell me I flatter you-but I can only speak what I feel-and very often I cannot even do that when the feeling is very deep.
[ Cannot Deep Even Feeling Flatter Must Often Only Say Speak Tell Think Truly Very Will]
Topic:
- The individual is capable of both great compassion and great indifference. He has it within his means to nourish the former and outgrow the latter.
[ Both Capable Compassion Former Great His Indifference Individual Latter Means Nourish Outgrow Within]
Topic:
- And, strangely, this one of the few things in life that the third, the latter, the buy with our eyes closed has actually done better than everybody else.
[ Actually Better Buy Closed Done Else Everybody Eyes Few Latter Life Our Strangely Than Things Third]
Topic:
- The first phase of American political history was characterized by the conflict between the Federalists and the Republicans, and it resulted in the complete triumph of the latter.
[ American Between Characterized Complete Conflict First History Latter Phase Political Republicans Resulted Triumph]
Topic:
- It is for the latter that I always wanted to be an actor: to play characters who are always on the move.
[ Actor Always Characters Latter Move Play Wanted]
Topic:
- The love of their country is with them only a mode of flattering its master; as soon as they think that master can no longer hear, they speak of everything with a frankness which is the more startling because those who listen to it become responsible.
[ Because Become Country Everything Flattering Frankness Hear Listen Longer Love Master Mode More Only Responsible Soon Speak Startling Their Them Think Those Which]
Topic:
- It is quite annoying that we have to change the sound we invented just to avoid sounding like people who simply copy us, but... it is flattering and of course challenging.
[ Annoying Avoid Challenging Change Copy Course Flattering Invented Just Quite Simply Sound Sounding Us]
Topic:
- Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.
[ Course Former Latter Mark Men Prudence Silly Trust Worth]
Topic:
- Once again our cricketers have flattered to deceive in Australia.
[ Again Australia Cricketers Deceive Flattered Once Our]
Topic:
- Although a skillful flatterer is a most delightful companion if you have him all to yourself, his taste becomes very doubtful when he takes to complimenting other people.
[ Although Becomes Companion Delightful Doubtful Flatterer Him His Most Other Skillful Takes Taste Very Yourself]
Topic:
- We swallow greedily any lie that flatters us, but we sip only little by little at a truth we find bitter.
[ Any Bitter Find Flatters Greedily Lie Little Only Sip Swallow Truth Us]
Topic:
- I am flattered that they think that many people would enjoy my work. I don't approach any genre a different way than I may approach another one. I treat every role I do like a role worthy of applying whatever kind of tactic, process and talent I have.
[ Am Another Any Applying Approach Different Enjoy Every Flattered Genre Kind Many May Process Role Tactic Talent Than Think Treat Way Whatever Work Worthy Would]
Topic:
- It would be flattering to call it a modern Dirty Harry, but I think this film deals more with the loss of his wife than the traditional revenge vigilante films.
[ Call Deals Dirty Film Films Flattering Harry His Loss Modern More Revenge Than Think Traditional Vigilante Wife Would]
Topic:
- As a matter of self-preservation, a man needs good friends or ardent enemies, for the former instruct him and the latter take him to task.
[ Ardent Enemies Former Friends Good Him Instruct Latter Man Matter Needs Self-Preservation Take Task]
Topic:
- Everyone likes flattery; and when you come to Royalty you should lay it on with a trowel.
[ Come Everyone Flattery Lay Likes Royalty Should]
Topic:
- Just the actual physics of putting it all together, you know, the latter period is actually quite fragmented in terms of the licenses and all those things so it makes a compilation of the full twenty years really a technical minefield.
[ Actual Actually Compilation Fragmented Full Just Know Latter Licenses Makes Period Physics Putting Quite Really Technical Terms Things Those Together Twenty Years]
Topic:
- Pure love and suspicion cannot dwell together: at the door where the latter enters, the former makes its exit.
[ Cannot Door Dwell Enters Exit Former Latter Love Makes Pure Suspicion Together Where]
Topic:
- What I think happens, and that you have to acknowledge though, is that a director uses a book as a launching pad for his own work and that's always very flattering.
[ Acknowledge Always Book Director Flattering Happens His Launching Own Pad Think Though Uses Very Work]
Topic:
- The poor man wishes to conceal his poverty, and the rich man his wealth: the former fears lest he be despised, the latter lest he be plundered.
[ Conceal Despised Fears Former His Latter Lest Man Plundered Poor Poverty Rich Wealth Wishes]
Topic:
- There are two kinds of worries - those you can do something about and those you can't. Don't spend any time on the latter.
[ Any Kinds Latter Something Spend Those Time Two Worries]
Topic:
- Say there's a white kid who lives in a nice home, goes to an all-white school, and is pretty much having everything handed to him on a platter - for him to pick up a rap tape is incredible to me, because what that's saying is that he's living a fantasy life of rebellion.
[ Because Everything Fantasy Goes Handed Having Him Home Incredible Kid Life Lives Living Much Nice Pick Platter Pretty Rap Rebellion Say Saying School Tape Up White]
Topic:
- It's flattering if people think I'm attractive. If it helps, great, but it's not going to get in the way of me wanting to win. That's what I'm all about.
[ Attractive Flattering Get Going Great Helps Think Wanting Way Win]
Topic:
- I can spot empty flattery and know exactly where I stand. In the end it's really only my own approval or disapproval that means anything.
[ Anything Approval Disapproval Empty End Exactly Flattery Know Means Only Own Really Spot Stand Where]
Topic:
- The issue of the Betrayal was so central to that, I felt the need to comment upon it. My choices were to ignore the games and put them "outside" of continuity or to integrate them. I chose the latter.
[ Betrayal Central Choices Chose Comment Continuity Felt Games Ignore Integrate Issue Latter Need Outside Put Them Upon Were]
Topic:
- A good historian is timeless; although he is a patriot, he will never flatter his country in any respect.
[ Although Any Country Flatter Good His Historian Never Patriot Respect Timeless Will]
Topic:
- You are always flattered when big clubs are interested in you.
[ Always Big Clubs Flattered Interested]
Topic:
- Often times I'm confronted with a quote that I don't remember saying. So, on one hand it's very flattering, it is just so surreal.
[ Confronted Flattering Hand Just Often Quote Remember Saying Surreal Times Very]
Topic:
- Flattery in courtship is the highest insolence, for whilst it pretends to bestow on you more than you deserve, it is watching an opportunity to take from you what you really have.
[ Bestow Courtship Deserve Flattery Highest Insolence More Opportunity Pretends Really Take Than Watching Whilst]
Topic:
- Bridget Jones is part of literary lore now and actually to be a part of it is enormously flattering.
[ Actually Bridget Enormously Flattering Jones Literary Lore Now Part]
Topic:
- Don't confuse hypothesis and theory. The former is a possible explanation; the latter, the correct one. The establishment of theory is the very purpose of science.
[ Confuse Correct Establishment Explanation Former Hypothesis Latter Possible Purpose Science Theory Very]
Topic:
- She was scrubbing furiously at a line of grease spots which led from the stove towards the door to the dining-room. That was where Henry had held the platter tilted as he carried the steak in yesterday. And yet if she had warned him once about that, she had a thousand times!
[ Carried Door Furiously Grease Had Held Henry Him Led Line Once Platter Scrubbing She Spots Steak Stove Thousand Tilted Times Towards Warned Where Which Yesterday Yet]
Topic:
- I keep going over a sentence. I nag it, gnaw it, pat and flatter it.
[ Flatter Gnaw Going Keep Nag Over Pat Sentence]
Topic:
- Be advised that all flatterers live at the expense of those who listen to them.
[ Advised Expense Flatterers Listen Live Them Those]
Topic:
- Every flatterer lives at the expense of him who listens to him.
[ Every Expense Flatterer Him Listens Lives]
Topic:
- Junipers are generally chosen for the latter purpose, as they can be more readily bent into the desired form; the eyes and tongue are added afterwards, and the representation altogether is really good.
[ Added Afterwards Altogether Bent Chosen Desired Eyes Form Generally Good Into Latter More Purpose Readily Really Representation Tongue]
Topic:
- An image has stuck for most of my career and it isn't flattering.
[ Career Flattering Image Most Stuck]
Topic:
- For lack of a better term, they've labeled me a sex symbol. It's flattering and it should happen to every bald, overweight guy.
[ Bald Better Every Flattering Guy Happen Labeled Lack Overweight Sex Should Symbol Term]
Topic:
- Advertising - a judicious mixture of flattery and threats.
[ Advertising Flattery Judicious Mixture Threats]
Topic:
- Much literary criticism comes from people for whom extreme specialization is a cover for either grave cerebral inadequacy or terminal laziness, the latter being a much cherished aspect of academic freedom.
[ Academic Aspect Being Cerebral Cherished Comes Cover Criticism Either Extreme Freedom Grave Inadequacy Latter Laziness Literary Much Specialization Terminal Whom]
Topic:
- I don't find offensive that I'm being labelled a babe by blokes. I'm absolutely flattered.
[ Absolutely Babe Being Blokes Find Flattered Labelled Offensive]
Topic:
- People may flatter themselves just as much by thinking that their faults are always present to other people's minds, as if they believe that the world is always contemplating their individual charms and virtues.
[ Always Believe Charms Contemplating Faults Flatter Individual Just May Minds Much Other Present Their Themselves Thinking Virtues World]
Topic:
- We distinguish the excellent man from the common man by saying that the former is the one who makes great demands on himself, and the latter who makes no demands on himself.
[ Common Demands Distinguish Excellent Former Great Himself Latter Makes Man Saying]
Topic:
- The problem of distinguishing prime numbers from composite numbers and of resolving the latter into their prime factors is known to be one of the most important and useful in arithmetic.
[ Arithmetic Composite Distinguishing Factors Important Into Known Latter Most Numbers Prime Problem Resolving Their Useful]
Topic:
- It'd be disingenuous to say I don't like attention - I'm an actor for God's sake - and it's flattering and all, but attention was never my big goal. I just like to work and have a good time.
[ Actor Attention Big Disingenuous Flattering Goal God Good Just Never Sake Say Time Work]
Topic:
- Well, you know, when people say stuff about you, it's always really flattering. But does it mean anything to me? It's not really real to me; there's no reality to it.
[ Always Anything Does Flattering Know Mean Real Reality Really Say Stuff Well]
Topic:
- What a thing is and what it means are not separate, the former being physical and the latter mental as we are accustomed to believe.
[ Accustomed Being Believe Former Latter Means Mental Physical Separate Thing]
Topic:
- I wrote the Brotherhood song for no money out of my deep feelings about humanity, and because I was flattered that whatever talents I had, had been recognized.
[ Because Been Brotherhood Deep Feelings Flattered Had Humanity Money Out Recognized Song Talents Whatever Wrote]
Topic:
- Yeah, I've always been accused of having a sense of mischief and I'm very flattered that you say you can see it in the roles I play, because I think that's important, even if I do play intense characters, like especially Christine Cagney.
[ Accused Always Because Been Cagney Characters Christine Especially Even Flattered Having Important Intense Mischief Play Roles Say See Sense Think Very Yeah]
Topic:
- The main reason why men and women make different aesthetic judgments is the fact that the latter, generally incapable of abstraction, only admire what meets their complete approval.
[ Abstraction Admire Aesthetic Approval Complete Different Fact Generally Incapable Judgments Latter Main Make Meets Men Only Reason Their Why Women]
Topic:
- I've written 16 children's books and five unpublished novels. Some of the latter were breathtakingly bad.
[ Bad Books Children Five Latter Novels Some Unpublished Were Written]
Topic:
- It's flattering to make a picture which becomes a classic within 10 years; it's not so flattering, however, when people get the impression it's the only picture you've ever made.
[ Becomes Classic Ever Flattering Get However Impression Made Make Only Picture Which Within Years]
Topic:
- If war should break out between England and Japan, the latter would suffer much more than the former.
[ Between Break England Former Japan Latter More Much Out Should Suffer Than War Would]
Topic:
- We often choose a friend as we do a mistress - for no particular excellence in themselves, but merely from some circumstance that flatters our self-love.
[ Choose Circumstance Excellence Flatters Friend Merely Mistress Often Our Particular Self-Love Some Themselves]
Topic:
- Perhaps there is an idea among Japanese students that one general difference between Japanese and Western poetry is that the former cultivates short forms and the latter longer ones, gut this is only in part true.
[ Among Between Cultivates Difference Former Forms General Gut Idea Japanese Latter Longer Ones Only Part Perhaps Poetry Short Students True Western]
Topic:
- Being and time determine each other reciprocally, but in such a manner that neither can the former - Being - be addressed as something temporal nor can the latter - time - be addressed as a being.
[ Addressed Being Determine Each Former Latter Manner Neither Nor Other Reciprocally Something Such Temporal Time]
Topic:
- All religions have based morality on obedience, that is to say, on voluntary slavery. That is why they have always been more pernicious than any political organization. For the latter makes use of violence, the former - of the corruption of the will.
[ Always Any Based Been Corruption Former Latter Makes Morality More Obedience Organization Pernicious Political Religions Say Slavery Than Use Violence Voluntary Why Will]
Topic:
- Do not let a flattering woman coax and wheedle you and deceive you; she is after your barn.
[ After Barn Coax Deceive Flattering She Woman Your]
Topic: Funny
- That I feel a desire, my friends, that we in this latter day of the world, in which light is fast spreading, that we should be willing to attend to those portions of the Scriptures of truth that direct us home to the foundation.
[ Attend Day Desire Direct Fast Feel Foundation Friends Home Latter Light Portions Scriptures Should Spreading Those Truth Us Which Willing World]
Topic:
- Art is magic... But how is it magic? In its metaphysical development? Or does some final transformation culminate in a magic reality? In truth, the latter is impossible without the former. If creation is not magic, the outcome cannot be magic.
[ Art Cannot Creation Development Does Final Former How Impossible Latter Magic Metaphysical Outcome Reality Some Transformation Truth Without]
Topic:
- A pun does not commonly justify a blow in return. But if a blow were given for such cause, and death ensued, the jury would be judges both of the facts and of the pun, and might, if the latter were of an aggravated character, return a verdict of justifiable homicide.
[ Aggravated Blow Both Cause Character Commonly Death Does Facts Given Homicide Judges Jury Justifiable Justify Latter Might Pun Return Such Verdict Were Would]
Topic:
- Don't flatter yourself that friendship authorizes you to say disagreeable things to your intimates. The nearer you come into relation with a person, the more necessary do tact and courtesy become.
[ Authorizes Become Come Courtesy Disagreeable Flatter Friendship Intimates Into More Nearer Necessary Person Relation Say Tact Things Your Yourself]
Topic:
- A new and valid idea is worth more than a regiment and fewer men can furnish the former than command the latter.
[ Command Fewer Former Furnish Idea Latter Men More New Regiment Than Valid Worth]
Topic:
- Worse there cannot be; a better, I believe, there may be, by giving energy to the capital and skill of the country to produce exports, by increasing which, alone, can we flatter ourselves with the prospect of finding employment for that part of our population now unemployed.
[ Alone Believe Better Cannot Capital Country Employment Energy Exports Finding Flatter Giving Increasing May Now Our Ourselves Part Population Produce Prospect Skill Unemployed Which Worse]
Topic:
- You can always draw as well as you know how to. I flatter myself that I feel more than I express on canvas; but I know that is not so.
[ Always Canvas Draw Express Feel Flatter How Know More Myself Than Well]
Topic:
- And they kind of left to find a guitar player at the very end, so you know, I don't really take it as any slight that I wasn't able to play on the record. It's flattering just to play with them period.
[ Able Any End Find Flattering Guitar Just Kind Know Left Period Play Player Really Record Slight Take Them Very]
Topic:
- To believe that patriotism will not flourish if patriotic ceremonies are voluntary... is to make an unflattering estimate of the appeal of our institutions to free minds.
[ Appeal Believe Ceremonies Estimate Flourish Free Institutions Make Minds Our Patriotic Patriotism Unflattering Voluntary Will]
Topic:
- Instead of following one another the sounds overlap; a sound which is acoustically perceived as coming after another one can be articulated simultaneously with the latter or even in part before it.
[ After Another Articulated Before Coming Even Following Instead Latter Overlap Part Perceived Simultaneously Sound Sounds Which]
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- Left the ranch in 1883, went to California, going through the States and territories, reached Ogden the latter part of 1883, and San Francisco in 1884.
[ California Francisco Going Latter Left Part Ranch Reached San States Territories Through Went]
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- Were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers, or newspapers without a government, I should not hesitate a moment to prefer the latter.
[ Decide Government Hesitate Latter Left Moment Newspapers Prefer Should Were Whether Without]
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- I'm always active in trying to educate people when it comes to eating animal products, testing on animals, and the health benefits of being vegan, although I'm probably not the best person to be talking about the latter at the moment.
[ Active Although Always Animal Animals Being Benefits Best Comes Eating Educate Health Latter Moment Person Probably Products Talking Testing Trying Vegan]
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- Americans are immensely popular in Paris; and this is not due solely to the fact that they spend lots of money there, for they spend just as much or more in London, and in the latter city they are merely tolerated because they do spend.
[ Americans Because City Due Fact Immensely Just Latter London Lots Merely Money More Much Paris Popular Solely Spend Tolerated]
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- They say Princes learn no art truly, but the art of horsemanship. The reason is, the brave beast is no flatterer. He will throw a prince as soon as his groom.
[ Art Beast Brave Flatterer Groom His Learn Prince Princes Reason Say Soon Throw Truly Will]
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- The only objects of practical reason are therefore those of good and evil. For by the former is meant an object necessarily desired according to a principle of reason; by the latter one necessarily shunned, also according to a principle of reason.
[ According Also Desired Evil Former Good Latter Meant Necessarily Object Objects Only Practical Principle Reason Shunned Therefore Those]
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- We should note that this latter type of shift was successfully amplified to a considerable extent by Russian physicists using the intense light of a ruby laser whose wavelength is close to that of a transition of the potassium atom.
[ Amplified Atom Close Considerable Extent Intense Laser Latter Light Note Physicists Ruby Russian Shift Should Successfully Transition Type Using Wavelength Whose]
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- Flattery is like chewing gum. Enjoy it but don't swallow it.
[ Chewing Enjoy Flattery Gum Swallow]
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- Corruption is worse than prostitution. The latter might endanger the morals of an individual, the former invariably endangers the morals of the entire country.
[ Corruption Country Endanger Endangers Entire Former Individual Invariably Latter Might Morals Than Worse]
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- Culture is the tacit agreement to let the means of subsistence disappear behind the purpose of existence. Civilization is the subordination of the latter to the former.
[ Agreement Behind Civilization Culture Disappear Existence Former Latter Means Purpose Subordination Subsistence Tacit]
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- The flattery is nice, but awards don't add up to writing quality songs.
[ Add Awards Flattery Nice Quality Songs Up Writing]
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- I enjoy countless hundreds pursuing me. I love those who love me the most. I am sort of flattered by men showing attention to me.
[ Am Attention Countless Enjoy Flattered Hundreds Love Men Most Pursuing Showing Sort Those]
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- Poets and heroes are of the same race, the latter do what the former conceive.
[ Conceive Former Heroes Latter Poets Race Same]
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- Said I was beautiful, did he? He's being paid for treatment, not flattery.
[ Beautiful Being Did Flattery Paid Said Treatment]
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- I don't care how stylish something is if it doesn't flatter me.
[ Care Flatter How Something Stylish]
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- I was so flattered to be asked to be in the movies - the idea of being paid to act was heady stuff.
[ Act Asked Being Flattered Heady Idea Movies Paid Stuff]
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- The prudent see only the difficulties, the bold only the advantages, of a great enterprise; the hero sees both; diminishes the former and makes the latter preponderate, and so conquers.
[ Advantages Bold Both Conquers Difficulties Diminishes Enterprise Former Great Hero Latter Makes Only Prudent See Sees]
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- Words really flattering are not those which we prepare but those which escape us unthinkingly.
[ Escape Flattering Prepare Really Those Unthinkingly Us Which Words]
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- He who says he hates every kind of flattery, and says it in earnest, certainly does not yet know every kind of flattery.
[ Certainly Does Earnest Every Flattery Hates Kind Know Says Yet]
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- Knavery and flattery are blood relations.
[ Blood Flattery Knavery Relations]
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- So you shouldn't really flatter yourself that they want to be your buddy. They don't. Generally. They want you for some reason or other, and you just have to fend that off all the time.
[ Buddy Fend Flatter Generally Just Off Other Really Reason Some Time Want Your Yourself]
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- So, I'm the Eighth Wonder of the World. It's flattering and very, very funny.
[ Eighth Flattering Funny Very Wonder World]
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- The former measured six feet and an inch in his stockings, and, without a single pound of cumbrous flesh about him, weighed a hundred and eighty. The latter was an inch shorter than his rival, and ten pounds lighter; but he was much the most active of the two.
[ Active Eighty Feet Flesh Former Him His Hundred Inch Latter Lighter Measured Most Much Pound Pounds Rival Shorter Single Six Stockings Ten Than Two Weighed Without]
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- The women who inspired this play deserved to be smacked across the head with a meat ax and that, I flatter myself, is exactly what I smacked them with.
[ Across Ax Deserved Exactly Flatter Head Inspired Meat Myself Play Smacked Them Women]
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- All that seems indispensible in stating the account between the dead and the living, is to see that the debts against the latter do not exceed the advances made by the former.
[ Account Advances Against Between Dead Debts Exceed Former Latter Living Made See Seems Stating]
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- Jails and prisons are the complement of schools; so many less as you have of the latter, so many more must you have of the former.
[ Complement Former Jails Latter Less Many More Must Prisons Schools]
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- I didn't know that people compared Bill Hicks and I but certainly I'm flattered if they do. I knew Bill a bit. We had dinner a couple of times and played guitar together once. I really tried to keep my distance from him professionally.
[ Bill Bit Certainly Compared Couple Dinner Distance Flattered Guitar Had Him Keep Knew Know Once Played Professionally Really Times Together Tried]
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- It is common to distinguish necessaries, comforts, and luxuries; the first class including all things required to meet wants which must be satisfied, while the latter consist of things that meet wants of a less urgent character.
[ Character Class Comforts Common Consist Distinguish First Including Latter Less Luxuries Meet Must Necessaries Required Satisfied Things Urgent Wants Which While]
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- Mathematicians may flatter themselves that they possess new ideas which mere human language is as yet unable to express.
[ Express Flatter Human Ideas Language Mathematicians May Mere New Possess Themselves Unable Which Yet]
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- The difference between a moral man and a man of honor is that the latter regrets a discreditable act, even when it has worked and he has not been caught.
[ Act Been Between Caught Difference Even Honor Latter Man Moral Regrets Worked]
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- Both state and church have as their object actions as well as convictions, the former insofar as they are based on the relations between man and nature, the latter insofar as they are based on the relations between nature and God.
[ Actions Based Between Both Church Convictions Former God Insofar Latter Man Nature Object Relations State Their Well]
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- The world still consists of two clearly divided groups: the English and the foreigners. One group consists of less than 50 million people; the other of 3,950 million. The latter group does not really count.
[ Clearly Consists Count Divided Does English Foreigners Group Groups Latter Less Million Other Really Still Than Two World]
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- The love of one's own sex is precious, for it is neither provoked by vanity nor retained by flattery; it is genuine and sincere.
[ Flattery Genuine Love Neither Nor Own Precious Provoked Retained Sex Sincere Vanity]
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- I hate careless flattery, the kind that exhausts you in your efforts to believe it.
[ Believe Careless Efforts Exhausts Flattery Hate Kind Your]
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- The more we love our friends, the less we flatter them; it is by excusing nothing that pure love shows itself.
[ Flatter Friends Itself Less Love More Nothing Our Pure Shows Them]
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- Imitation is the highest form of flattery, but clones kind of get it wrong because we are promoting individuality and being proud of being yourself.
[ Because Being Clones Flattery Form Get Highest Imitation Individuality Kind Promoting Proud Wrong Yourself]
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- A little flattery will support a man through great fatigue.
[ Fatigue Flattery Great Little Man Support Through Will]
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- The majority see the obstacles; the few see the objectives; history records the successes of the latter, while oblivion is the reward of the former.
[ Few Former History Latter Majority Objectives Oblivion Obstacles Records Reward See Successes While]
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- I always find it flattering when somebody recognizes me.
[ Always Find Flattering Recognizes Somebody]
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- Oppression is something that one group of people commits against another group specifically because of a threatening characteristic shared by the latter group.
[ Against Another Because Characteristic Commits Group Latter Oppression Shared Something Specifically Threatening]
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- The unflattering reviews are painful for short periods of time; the badly written ones are deeply, deeply insulting. That reviewer took no time to really read the book.
[ Badly Book Deeply Insulting Ones Painful Periods Read Really Reviewer Reviews Short Time Took Unflattering Written]
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- I suppose that writers should, in a way, feel flattered by the censorship laws. They show a primitive fear and dread at the fearful magic of print.
[ Censorship Dread Fear Fearful Feel Flattered Laws Magic Primitive Print Should Show Suppose Way Writers]
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- Nevertheless the passions, whether violent or not, should never be so expressed as to reach the point of causing disgust; and music, even in situations of the greatest horror, should never be painful to the ear but should flatter and charm it, and thereby always remain music.
[ Always Causing Charm Disgust Ear Even Expressed Flatter Greatest Horror Music Never Nevertheless Painful Passions Point Reach Remain Should Situations Thereby Violent Whether]
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- The conductor must breathe life into the score. It is you and you alone who must expose it to the understanding, reveal the hidden jewel to the sun at the most flattering angles.
[ Alone Angles Breathe Conductor Expose Flattering Hidden Into Jewel Life Most Must Reveal Score Sun Understanding]
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- The deep, personal material of the latter half of your life is your children. You can write about your parents when they're gone, but your children are still going to be here, and you're going to want them to come and visit you in the nursing home.
[ Children Come Deep Going Gone Half Here Home Latter Life Material Nursing Parents Personal Still Them Visit Want Write Your]
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- Sometimes Aristotle analyses his terms, but very often he takes them for granted; and in the latter case, I think, he is sometimes deceived by them.
[ Analyses Aristotle Case Deceived Granted His Latter Often Sometimes Takes Terms Them Think Very]
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- I don't believe in nirvana. If nirvana was handed to us on a silver platter, this would be the first day of our struggle to keep it.
[ Believe Day First Handed Keep Nirvana Our Platter Silver Struggle Us Would]
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- I enjoy some physical stuff. But if I had a choice between playing a scene where it's raining, it's terribly cold, I'm wet and I'm being drowned and playing a scene with dinosaur eggs in a laboratory, I'd probably take the latter. It's warmer and generally more comfortable!
[ Being Between Choice Cold Comfortable Dinosaur Drowned Eggs Enjoy Generally Had Laboratory Latter More Physical Playing Probably Raining Scene Some Stuff Take Terribly Warmer Wet Where]
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- When we hide our failings from others, we seek to hide them from ourselves, and it is in the latter attempt that we are most successful.
[ Attempt Failings Hide Latter Most Others Our Ourselves Seek Successful Them]
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- Sheer flattery got me into the theater. Flattery always works with me, particularly the flattery of women.
[ Always Flattery Got Into Particularly Sheer Theater Women Works]
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- Gossip is what you say about the objects of flattery when they aren't present.
[ Flattery Gossip Objects Present Say]
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- As I grew up, I was continually to suffer hardships in different realms of life - in my family, in my relationship to Japanese society and in my way of living at large in the latter half of the twentieth century.
[ Century Continually Different Family Grew Half Hardships Japanese Large Latter Life Living Realms Relationship Society Suffer Twentieth Up Way]
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- Immigration is the sincerest form of flattery.
[ Flattery Form Immigration Sincerest]
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- I agree completely with my son James when he says 'Internet is like electricity. The latter lights up everything, while the former lights up knowledge'.
[ Agree Completely Electricity Everything Former Internet James Knowledge Latter Lights Says Son Up While]
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- But to put out a greatest hits on one CD was totally impossible, I just couldn't do it. The best compromise was to put out two CDs - Early Days - which is what it is - and Latter Days.
[ Best Cd Cds Compromise Days Early Greatest Hits Impossible Just Latter Out Put Totally Two Which]
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- I don't know if I'm a heartthrob or if I want to be one! I heard that I get the most fan mail. It's very flattering, and lovely to be popular with the public.
[ Fan Flattering Get Heard Know Lovely Mail Most Popular Public Very Want]
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- Faith is different from proof; the latter is human, the former is a Gift from God.
[ Different Faith Former Gift God Human Latter Proof]
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- It is simpler and easier to flatter people than to praise them.
[ Easier Flatter Praise Simpler Than Them]
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- Doubt is an uneasy and dissatisfied state from which we struggle to free ourselves and pass into the state of belief; while the latter is a calm and satisfactory state which we do not wish to avoid, or to change to a belief in anything else.
[ Anything Avoid Belief Calm Change Dissatisfied Doubt Else Free Into Latter Ourselves Pass Satisfactory State Struggle Uneasy Which While Wish]
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- When I got Jacob's Latter, I was nervous because I felt I wasn't allowed to fail. I felt that they were waiting for one little failure and that would prove them right and I'd be,"out of there."
[ Allowed Because Fail Failure Felt Got Latter Little Nervous Out Prove Right Them Waiting Were Would]
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- Many know how to flatter, few know how to praise.
[ Few Flatter How Know Many Praise]
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- When the characters are really alive before their author, the latter does nothing but follow them in their action, in their words, in the situations which they suggest to him.
[ Action Alive Author Before Characters Does Follow Him Latter Nothing Really Situations Suggest Their Them Which Words]
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- When the strong box contains no more both friends and flatterers shun the door.
[ Both Box Contains Door Flatterers Friends More Shun Strong]
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- A small error in the former will produce an enormous error in the latter.
[ Enormous Error Former Latter Produce Small Will]
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- The fact that anyone would find me sexy is very, very flattering, but ridiculous. I so don't believe it. But I'm flattered. Truth is, I don't lift a finger to look sexy. Ever.
[ Anyone Believe Ever Fact Find Finger Flattered Flattering Lift Look Ridiculous Sexy Truth Very Would]
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- Flatter not thyself in thy faith in God if thou hast not charity for thy neighbor.
[ Charity Faith Flatter God Hast Neighbor Thou Thy Thyself]
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- I am flattered to have been the woman to have opened the door for female rockers to be accepted into the mainly male industry.
[ Accepted Am Been Door Female Flattered Industry Into Mainly Male Opened Rockers Woman]
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- Not to sound egomaniac or anything, but just to get under people's skin like that, and for them to believe in you and believe strongly enough to write... it's flattering and it helps you during the day.
[ Anything Believe Day During Egomaniac Enough Flattering Get Helps Just Skin Sound Strongly Them Under Write]
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- Humility is a grace that shines in a high condition but cannot, equally, in a low one because a person in the latter is already, perhaps, too much humbled.
[ Already Because Cannot Condition Equally Grace High Humbled Humility Latter Low Much Perhaps Person Shines Too]
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- The difference in the education of men and women must give the former great advantages over the latter, even where geniuses are equal.
[ Advantages Difference Education Equal Even Former Geniuses Give Great Latter Men Must Over Where Women]
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- When someone picks up one of my songs and records it, I'm a flattered man, it's a blessing to me.
[ Blessing Flattered Man Picks Records Someone Songs Up]
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- I'm starting to see players copy what I do. I'm flattered.
[ Copy Flattered Players See Starting]
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- I once had a rose named after me and I was very flattered. But I was not pleased to read the description in the catalogue: no good in a bed, but fine up against a wall.
[ After Against Bed Catalogue Description Fine Flattered Good Had Named Once Pleased Read Rose Up Very Wall]
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- In politics, yesterday's lie is attacked only to flatter today's.
[ Attacked Flatter Lie Only Politics Today Yesterday]
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- A woman's flattery may inflate a man's head a little; but her criticism goes straight to his heart, and contracts it so that it can never again hold quite as much love for her.
[ Again Contracts Criticism Flattery Goes Head Heart Her His Hold Little Love Man May Much Never Quite Straight Woman]
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- All the white meat is gone. There's nothin' but necks on the platter.
[ Gone Meat Necks Nothin Platter White]
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- The lover knows much more about absolute good and universal beauty than any logician or theologian, unless the latter, too, be lovers in disguise.
[ Absolute Any Beauty Disguise Good Knows Latter Logician Lover Lovers More Much Than Theologian Too Universal Unless]
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- Art is the right hand of Nature. The latter has only given us being, the former has made us men.
[ Art Being Former Given Hand Latter Made Men Nature Only Right Us]
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- I find America falling in love with a TV show flattering and interesting, but at the same time a little sad.
[ America Falling Find Flattering Interesting Little Love Sad Same Show Time Tv]
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- What was the reason for invading Iraq' Was it a humanitarian crusade or an economic one' I would be inclined to say the latter. It was the same with the Civil War, because the landed gentry's money was being stolen by the king.
[ Because Being Civil Crusade Economic Humanitarian Inclined Invading Iraq King Landed Latter Money Reason Same Say Stolen War Would]
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- Were I to flatter myself with the possibility of success in such combat, it would indeed be presumption.
[ Combat Flatter Indeed Myself Possibility Presumption Success Such Were Would]
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- When we are unwilling to draw clear moral lines between free societies and fear societies, when we are unwilling to call the former good and the latter evil, we will not be able to advance the cause of peace because peace cannot be disconnected from freedom.
[ Able Advance Because Between Call Cannot Cause Clear Disconnected Draw Evil Fear Former Free Freedom Good Latter Lines Moral Peace Societies Unwilling Will]
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- Baloney is flattery laid on so thick it cannot be true, and blarney is flattery so thin we love it.
[ Baloney Cannot Flattery Laid Love Thick Thin True]
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- Grandeur and beauty are so very opposite, that you often diminish the one as you increase the other. Variety is most akin to the latter, simplicity to the former.
[ Akin Beauty Diminish Former Grandeur Increase Latter Most Often Opposite Other Simplicity Variety Very]
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- Hope is a flatterer, but the most upright of all parasites; for she frequents the poor man's hut, as well as the palace of his superior.
[ Flatterer His Hope Hut Man Most Palace Parasites Poor She Superior Upright Well]
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- Poetry and consumption are the most flattering of diseases.
[ Consumption Diseases Flattering Most Poetry]
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- I don't flatter myself with much dependence upon the present disposition of the Eastern Indians, who are many ways liable to be drawn into a rupture with us by the artifices of the French, their own weakness and the influence which the French Missionary Priests have over them.
[ Artifices Dependence Disposition Drawn Eastern Flatter French Indians Influence Into Liable Many Missionary Much Myself Over Own Present Priests Their Them Upon Us Ways Weakness Which]
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- In the latter case life rests upon a thousand presuppositions which the individual can never trace back to their origins, and verify; but which he must accept upon faith and belief.
[ Accept Back Belief Case Faith Individual Latter Life Must Never Origins Rests Their Thousand Trace Upon Verify Which]
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- The aim of flattery is to soothe and encourage us by assuring us of the truth of an opinion we have already formed about ourselves.
[ Aim Already Assuring Encourage Flattery Formed Opinion Ourselves Soothe Truth Us]
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- The quarrel of the sociologists with the historians is that the latter have learned so much about how to do it that they have forgotten what to do. They have become so skilled in finding facts that they have no use for the truths that would make the facts worth finding.
[ Become Facts Finding Forgotten Historians How Latter Learned Make Much Quarrel Skilled Sociologists Truths Use Worth Would]
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- There is no Latter day Saint who dies after having lived a faithful life who will lose anything because of having failed to do certain things when opportunities were not furnished him or her.
[ After Anything Because Certain Day Dies Failed Faithful Furnished Having Her Him Latter Life Lived Lose Opportunities Saint Things Were Will]
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- To call a man an animal is to flatter him; he's a machine, a walking dildo.
[ Animal Call Flatter Him Machine Man Walking]
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- If people have split views about your work, I think it's flattering. I'd rather have them feel something about it than dismiss it.
[ Dismiss Feel Flattering Rather Something Split Than Them Think Views Work Your]
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- We can compare classical chess and rapid chess with theatre and cinema - some actors don't like the latter and prefer to work in the theatre.
[ Actors Chess Cinema Classical Compare Latter Prefer Rapid Some Theatre Work]
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- None are more taken in by flattery than the proud, who wish to be the first and are not.
[ First Flattery More None Proud Taken Than Wish]
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- Women are only children of a larger growth. A man of sense only trifles with them, plays with them, humours and flatters them, as he does with a sprightly and forward child; but he neither consults them about, nor trusts them with, serious matters.
[ Child Children Consults Does Flatters Forward Growth Larger Man Matters Neither Nor Only Plays Sense Serious Sprightly Them Trifles Trusts Women]
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- An external electric field, meeting it and passing through it, affects the negative as much as the positive quanta of the atom, and pushes the former to one side, and the latter in the other direction.
[ Affects Atom Direction Electric External Field Former Latter Meeting Much Negative Other Passing Positive Pushes Quanta Side Through]
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- I cannot think of any character below the flatterer, except he who envies him.
[ Any Below Cannot Character Envies Except Flatterer Him Think]
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- The fool within himself is the object of pity, until he is flattered.
[ Flattered Fool Himself Object Pity Until Within]
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- The difference between ignorant and educated people is that the latter know more facts. But that has nothing to do with whether they are stupid or intelligent.
[ Between Difference Educated Facts Ignorant Intelligent Know Latter More Nothing Stupid Whether]
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- Flattery is all right so long as you don't inhale.
[ Flattery Inhale Long Right]
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- Republics are created by the virtue, public spirit, and intelligence of the citizens. They fall, when the wise are banished from the public councils, because they dare to be honest, and the profligate are rewarded, because they flatter the people, in order to betray them.
[ Banished Because Betray Citizens Councils Created Dare Fall Flatter Honest Intelligence Order Profligate Public Republics Rewarded Spirit Them Virtue Wise]
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- More people are flattered into virtue than bullied out of vice.
[ Bullied Flattered Into More Out Than Vice Virtue]
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- There are angels that receive more interiorly the Divine that goes forth from the Lord, and others that receive it less interiorly; the former are called celestial angels, and the latter spiritual angels.
[ Angels Called Celestial Divine Former Forth Goes Latter Less Lord More Others Receive Spiritual]
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- There are two ways of attaining an important end, force and perseverance; the silent power of the latter grows irresistible with time.
[ Attaining End Force Grows Important Irresistible Latter Perseverance Power Silent Time Two Ways]
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- Nothing is so great an example of bad manners as flattery. If you flatter all the company, you please none; If you flatter only one or two, you offend the rest.
[ Bad Company Example Flatter Flattery Great Manners None Nothing Offend Only Please Rest Two]
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- The latter part of a wise person's life is occupied with curing the follies, prejudices and false opinions they contracted earlier.
[ Contracted Curing Earlier False Follies Latter Life Occupied Opinions Part Person Prejudices Wise]
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- My father-in-law was once Chairman of Military Affairs in the Senate, the latter part of the Wilson Administrations. He knew a lot about and was fond of the Army.
[ Administrations Affairs Army Chairman Father-In-Law Fond Knew Latter Lot Military Once Part Senate Wilson]
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- I thought this convention phenomenon was very flattering, but that's about the extent of it.
[ Convention Extent Flattering Phenomenon Thought Very]
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- One may define flattery as a base companionship which is most advantageous to the flatterer.
[ Advantageous Base Companionship Define Flatterer Flattery May Most Which]
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- All the president is, is a glorified public relations man who spends his time flattering, kissing, and kicking people to get them to do what they are supposed to do anyway.
[ Anyway Flattering Get Glorified His Kicking Kissing Man President Public Relations Spends Supposed Them Time]
Topic: Politics
- Neither was there any heresy, or diversity of opinion, or disputing about the matter, till the pope had gathered a council to confirm this transubstantiation: wherefore it is most likely that this opinion came up by them of latter days.
[ Any Came Confirm Council Days Disputing Diversity Gathered Had Heresy Latter Likely Matter Most Neither Opinion Pope Them Till Up Wherefore]
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- It's the same with visual arts, you have some really cool, wonderful striking images that make you think and then again you have wonderful striking images that just take you away from the existing world for a second. And I like the latter a bit more.
[ Again Arts Away Bit Cool Existing Images Just Latter Make More Really Same Second Some Striking Take Then Think Visual Wonderful World]
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- This flattery has been rather slow in coming. I think all of sudden late in life now I'm getting some credit for what I've done. Which is gratifying, but it's kind of a little late.
[ Been Coming Credit Done Flattery Getting Gratifying Kind Late Life Little Now Rather Slow Some Sudden Think Which]
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- He surprised me by his familiarity with details of movements and battles which I did not suppose had come to his knowledge. As he kept me talking for over half an hour, I flattered myself that what I had to say interested him.
[ Battles Come Details Did Familiarity Flattered Had Half Him His Hour Interested Kept Knowledge Movements Myself Over Say Suppose Surprised Talking Which]
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- I always wear my sweater back-to-front; it is so much more flattering.
[ Always Flattering More Much Sweater Wear]
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- Flatter me, and I may not believe you. Criticize me, and I may not like you. Ignore me, and I may not forgive you. Encourage me, and I will not forget you. Love me and I may be forced to love you.
[ Believe Criticize Encourage Flatter Forced Forget Forgive Ignore Love May Will]
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- I'm very flattered, but I don't think I'm the sexiest man on the planet.
[ Flattered Man Planet Sexiest Think Very]
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- Some great people are leaders and others are more lucky, in the right place at the right time. I'd put myself in the latter category. But I'd never call myself a normal designer of anything.
[ Anything Call Category Designer Great Latter Leaders Lucky More Myself Never Normal Others Place Put Right Some Time]
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- In the latter half of the last century the impact of the expanding influence of Western culture and economic system brought about in China a severe conflict.
[ Brought Century China Conflict Culture Economic Expanding Half Impact Influence Last Latter Severe System Western]
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