Quotations that match 'excess'.

Most of the time common stocks are subject to irrational and excessive price fluctuations in both directions as the consequence of the ingrained tendency of most people to speculate or gamble... to give way to hope, fear and greed.
[ Both Common Consequence Directions Excessive Fear Fluctuations Gamble Give Greed Hope Ingrained Irrational Most Price Speculate Stocks Subject Tendency Time Way]
Witticisms please as long as we keep them within boundaries, but pushed to excess they cause offense.
[ Boundaries Cause Excess Keep Long Offense Please Pushed Them Within]
Dress is at all times a frivolous distinction, and excessive solicitude about it often destroys its own aim.
[ Aim Destroys Distinction Dress Excessive Frivolous Often Own Times]
Every form of government tends to perish by excess of its basic principle.
[ Basic Every Excess Form Government Perish Principle Tends]
What fun it would be to be poor, as long as one was excessively poor! Anything in excess is most exhilarating.
[ Anything Excess Excessively Exhilarating Fun Long Most Poor Would]
Woman is a vulgar animal from whom man has created an excessively beautiful ideal.
[ Animal Beautiful Created Excessively Ideal Man Vulgar Whom Woman]
The excess of our youth are checks written against our age and they are payable with interest thirty years later.
[ Against Age Checks Excess Interest Later Our Thirty Written Years Youth]
The cause of our difficulties in southeast Asia is not a deficiency of power but an excess of the wrong kind of power which results in a feeling of impotence when it fails to achieve its desired ends.
[ Achieve Asia Cause Deficiency Desired Difficulties Ends Excess Fails Feeling Impotence Kind Our Power Results Southeast Which Wrong]
As scarce as truth is, the supply has always been in excess of the demand.
[ Always Been Demand Excess Scarce Supply Truth]
An excessive knowledge of Marxism is a sign of a misspent youth.
[ Excessive Knowledge Marxism Misspent Sign Youth]
If the United States is to protect itself from the economic and the political threats created by this excessive dependence, we must reduce our reliance on foreign energy sources and on foreign oil as quickly and as efficiently as possible.
[ Created Dependence Economic Efficiently Energy Excessive Foreign Itself Must Oil Our Political Possible Protect Quickly Reduce Reliance Sources States Threats United]
Peace congresses often start by dealing with some of the less important questions in excessive detail, so at the end there is no time to discuss the most important problems.
[ Congresses Dealing Detail Discuss End Excessive Important Less Most Often Peace Problems Questions Some Start Time]
Truth, like the juice of the poppy, in small quantities, calms men; in larger, heats and irritates them, and is attended by fatal consequences in excess.
[ Attended Calms Consequences Excess Fatal Heats Irritates Juice Larger Men Poppy Quantities Small Them Truth]
I thought that if you come across as a freak, there will be some kind of distance. Maybe the distance became excessive. I realized that people were afraid of me without knowing me.
[ Across Afraid Became Come Distance Excessive Freak Kind Knowing Maybe Realized Some Thought Were Will Without]
We'd dub the one that came off best into the final transcription. It gave us a chance to ad lib as much as we wanted, knowing that excess ad libbing could be sliced from the final product.
[ Ad Best Came Chance Could Dub Excess Final Gave Into Knowing Lib Much Off Product Sliced Us Wanted]
I used to suffer from excessive pride. Well, I got over that one.
[ Excessive Got Over Pride Suffer Used Well]
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]
Excess of wealth is cause of covetousness.
[ Cause Covetousness Excess Wealth]
When you have energy companies like Shell and British Petroleum, both of which are perhaps represented in this room, saying there is a problem with excess carbon dioxide emission, I think we ought to listen.
[ Both British Carbon Companies Dioxide Emission Energy Excess Listen Ought Perhaps Petroleum Problem Represented Room Saying Shell Think Which]
Excess generally causes reaction, and produces a change in the opposite direction, whether it be in the seasons, or in individuals, or in governments.
[ Causes Change Direction Excess Generally Governments Individuals Opposite Produces Reaction Seasons Whether]
One would think that in writing about literary men and matters there would be no difficulty in finding a title for one's essay, or that any embarrassment which might arise would be from excess of material. I find this, however, far from being the case.
[ Any Arise Being Case Difficulty Embarrassment Essay Excess Far Find Finding However Literary Material Matters Men Might Think Title Which Would Writing]
Excessive literary production is a social offense.
[ Excessive Literary Offense Production Social]
The value of the beans for oil production, as well as for human food, has become recognized so quickly and so generally during the past year that the crop has acquired a commercial standing far in excess of its previous status.
[ Acquired Beans Become Commercial Crop During Excess Far Food Generally Human Oil Past Previous Production Quickly Recognized Standing Status Value Well Year]
Such lifestyle factors such as cigarette smoking, excessive alcohol consumption, little physical activity and low dietary calcium intake are risk factors for osteoporosis as well as for many other non-communicable diseases. Diet
[ Activity Alcohol Cigarette Consumption Dietary Diseases Excessive Factors Intake Lifestyle Little Low Many Osteoporosis Other Physical Risk Smoking Such Well]
Well, many of us believe that excessive media concentration is a subject that ought to be addressed, and it is, of course, the intention of the majority party not to allow that to be discussed.
[ Addressed Allow Believe Concentration Course Discussed Excessive Intention Majority Many Media Ought Party Subject Us Well]
It is the fine excesses of life that make it worth living.
[ Excesses Fine Life Living Make Worth]
Ours is an excessively conscious age. We know so much, we feel so little.
[ Age Conscious Excessively Feel Know Little Much Ours]
Ignorance of all things is an evil neither terrible nor excessive, nor yet the greatest of all; but great cleverness and much learning, if they be accompanied by a bad training, are a much greater misfortune.
[ Accompanied Bad Cleverness Evil Excessive Great Greater Greatest Ignorance Learning Misfortune Much Neither Nor Terrible Things Training Yet]
Sure, I did a lot of things in excess. But if you look at the core, the foundation of what I pursued, what red-blooded young American male in my position wouldn't?
[ American Core Did Excess Foundation Look Lot Male Position Pursued Sure Things Young]
Clogged with yesterday's excess, the body drags the mind down with it.
[ Body Clogged Down Drags Excess Mind Yesterday]
The main business of religions is to purify, control, and restrain that excessive and exclusive taste for well-being which men acquire in times of equality.
[ Acquire Business Control Equality Excessive Exclusive Main Men Purify Religions Restrain Taste Times Well-Being Which]
This I consider to be a valuable principle in life: Do no thing in excess.
[ Consider Excess Life Principle Thing Valuable]
Whereas money is a means to an end for a filmmaker, to the corporate mind money is the end. Right now, I think independent film is very confused, because there's excess pressure in the marketplace for entertainment to pay off.
[ Because Confused Corporate End Entertainment Excess Film Filmmaker Independent Marketplace Means Mind Money Now Off Pay Pressure Right Think Very Whereas]
We pay when old for the excesses of youth. Age
[ Excesses Old Pay Youth]
Excessive dealings with tyrants are not good for the security of free states.
[ Dealings Excessive Free Good Security States Tyrants]
There is nothing more imprudent than excessive prudence.
[ Excessive Imprudent More Nothing Prudence Than]
Your true traveller finds boredom rather agreeable than painful. It is the symbol of his liberty - his excessive freedom. He accepts his boredom, when it comes, not merely philosophically, but almost with pleasure.
[ Accepts Agreeable Almost Boredom Comes Excessive Finds Freedom His Liberty Merely Painful Philosophically Pleasure Rather Symbol Than Traveller True Your]
Everything in excess is opposed to nature.
[ Everything Excess Nature Opposed]
I've always followed the rule that anything worth doing is worth doing excessively.
[ Always Anything Doing Excessively Followed Rule Worth]
The first thing you need to know, in order to establish some perspective and avoid panic, is that the violent government excesses we're seeing today are far from unprecedented.
[ Avoid Establish Excesses Far First Government Know Need Order Panic Perspective Seeing Some Thing Today Unprecedented Violent]
The new fashion is to talk about the most private parts of your life; other fashion is to repent of your excesses and to criticize the drugs that made you happy in the other times.
[ Criticize Excesses Fashion Happy Life Made Most New Other Parts Private Repent Talk Times Your]
The necessity of every one paying in his own labor for what he consumes, affords the only legitimate and effectual check to excessive luxury, which has so often ruined individuals, states and empires; and which has now brought almost universal bankruptcy upon us.
[ Affords Almost Bankruptcy Brought Check Consumes Effectual Empires Every Excessive His Individuals Labor Legitimate Luxury Necessity Now Often Only Own Paying Ruined States Universal Upon Us Which]
This desire for equity must not lead to an excess of welfare, where nobody is responsible for anything.
[ Anything Desire Equity Excess Lead Must Nobody Responsible Welfare Where]
Excess on occasion is exhilarating. It prevents moderation from acquiring the deadening effect of a habit.
[ Acquiring Deadening Effect Excess Exhilarating Habit Moderation Occasion Prevents]
The refusal to rest content, the willingness to risk excess on behalf of one's obsessions, is what distinguishes artists from entertainers, and what makes some artists adventurers on behalf of us all.
[ Adventurers Artists Behalf Content Distinguishes Entertainers Excess Makes Obsessions Refusal Rest Risk Some Us Willingness]
We never search for scandal, but we use it if it cries out to excess.
[ Cries Excess Never Out Scandal Search Use]
Pride and excess bring disaster for man.
[ Bring Disaster Excess Man Pride]
Stock market corrections, although painful at the time, are actually a very healthy part of the whole mechanism, because there are always speculative excesses that develop, particularly during the long bull market.
[ Actually Although Always Because Bull Corrections Develop During Excesses Healthy Long Market Mechanism Painful Part Particularly Speculative Stock Time Very Whole]
The best things carried to excess are wrong.
[ Best Carried Excess Things Wrong]
Confronted with the impossibility of remaining faithful to one's beliefs, and the equal impossibility of becoming free of them, one can be driven to the most inhuman excesses.
[ Becoming Beliefs Confronted Driven Equal Excesses Faithful Free Impossibility Inhuman Most Remaining Them]
I've seen disgusting excess in business, and I've seen disgusting excess in Washington. But at the same time, I've certainly learned that Washington matters and that you can't ignore it, especially when you get into telecom.
[ Business Certainly Disgusting Especially Excess Get Ignore Into Learned Matters Same Seen Telecom Time Washington]
From a viable economy to the full funding of Headstart, from a clean environment to true equality for women, from a strong military to a commitment to racial brotherhood, from schools that are honored to streets free of excessive violence.
[ Brotherhood Clean Commitment Economy Environment Equality Excessive Free Full Funding Honored Military Racial Schools Streets Strong True Viable Violence Women]
To try to write love is to confront the muck of language: that region of hysteria where language is both too much and too little, excessive and impoverished.
[ Both Confront Excessive Hysteria Impoverished Language Little Love Much Muck Region Too Try Where Write]
Never order food in excess of your body weight. Food
[ Body Excess Food Never Order Weight Your]
One of the best lessons I learned early is that not everything in life is about you. It is about service. If you want trips and excessive gifts, then don't get into public service.
[ Best Early Everything Excessive Get Gifts Into Learned Lessons Life Public Service Then Trips Want]
The chief beginning of evil is goodness in excess.
[ Beginning Chief Evil Excess Goodness]
I seem to keep returning to my father in poems because his personality was so extreme, so driven. He did everything to excess.
[ Because Did Driven Everything Excess Extreme Father His Keep Personality Poems Returning Seem]
It is the sign of a great mind to dislike greatness, and to prefer things in measure to things in excess.
[ Dislike Excess Great Greatness Measure Mind Prefer Sign Things]
Loyalty is a fine quality, but in excess it fills political graveyards.
[ Excess Fills Fine Graveyards Loyalty Political Quality]
Nothing exceeds like excess.
[ Exceeds Excess Nothing]
I learned very early that our health is always impaired by some excess either of food or abstinence, and I never had any physician except myself.
[ Abstinence Always Any Early Either Except Excess Food Had Health Impaired Learned Myself Never Our Physician Some Very]
Where an excess of power prevails, property of no sort is duly respected. No man is safe in his opinions, his person, his faculties, or his possessions.
[ Duly Excess Faculties His Man Opinions Person Possessions Power Prevails Property Respected Safe Sort Where]
People endure what they endure and they deal with it. It may corrupt them. It may lead them into all sorts of compensatory excesses.
[ Corrupt Deal Endure Excesses Into Lead May Sorts Them]
The principle inherent in the clause that prohibits pointless infliction of excessive punishment when less severe punishment can adequately achieve the same purposes invalidates the punishment.
[ Achieve Adequately Clause Excessive Infliction Inherent Less Pointless Principle Prohibits Punishment Purposes Same Severe]
The desire of excessive power caused the angels to fall; the desire of knowledge caused men to fall.
[ Angels Caused Desire Excessive Fall Knowledge Men Power]
Excessive fear is always powerless. Power
[ Always Excessive Fear Powerless]
What was a problem was the excessive amount of media attention to the appointment of the first woman and everything she did. Everywhere that Sandra went, the press was sure to go. And that got tiresome; it was stressful.
[ Amount Appointment Attention Did Everything Everywhere Excessive First Go Got Media Press Problem Sandra She Stressful Sure Tiresome Went Woman]
Vices are sometimes only virtues carried to excess!
[ Carried Excess Only Sometimes Vices Virtues]
Tough times helped many commodities producers become lean and mean through consolidation, mergers and cost-cutting. All that excess supply has been sopped up.
[ Become Been Commodities Consolidation Excess Helped Lean Many Mean Mergers Producers Supply Through Times Tough Up]
The professional study of economics has become ideological brainwashing. It is a defense of the excesses of the capitalist system.
[ Become Brainwashing Capitalist Defense Economics Excesses Ideological Professional Study System]
The disruptive powers of excessive national fecundity may have played a greater part in bursting the bonds of convention than either the power of ideas or the errors of autocracy.
[ Autocracy Bonds Bursting Convention Disruptive Either Errors Excessive Greater Ideas May National Part Played Power Powers Than]
Courage stands halfway between cowardice and rashness, one of which is a lack, the other an excess of courage.
[ Between Courage Cowardice Excess Halfway Lack Other Rashness Stands Which]
For there is no defense for a man who, in the excess of his wealth, has kicked the great altar of Justice out of sight.
[ Altar Defense Excess Great His Justice Kicked Man Out Sight Wealth]
Drinking habits were very prevalent among men, and were not in any way disgraceful, unless excessive.
[ Among Any Disgraceful Drinking Excessive Habits Men Prevalent Unless Very Way Were]
There is moderation even in excess.
[ Even Excess Moderation]
It is the nature of the artist to mind excessively what is said about him. Literature is strewn with the wreckage of men who have minded beyond reason the opinions of others.
[ Artist Beyond Excessively Him Literature Men Mind Minded Nature Opinions Others Reason Said Strewn Wreckage]
The worst excesses of the Congress of the 1980s pale in comparison with what is going on in Washington today.
[ Comparison Congress Excesses Going Pale Today Washington Worst]
Poetry should surprise by a fine excess and not by singularity, it should strike the reader as a wording of his own highest thoughts, and appear almost a remembrance.
[ Almost Appear Excess Fine Highest His Own Poetry Reader Remembrance Should Singularity Strike Surprise Thoughts Wording]
In every aspect of life, including the economic dimension, we are always challenged to do the right thing. In many cases in the market system, which allows a great deal of latitude for human choice, people can get carried away to excess.
[ Allows Always Aspect Away Carried Cases Challenged Choice Deal Dimension Economic Every Excess Get Great Human Including Latitude Life Many Market Right System Thing Which]
After an unremitting and severe labour of two days, we returned to our old encampment with the loss of some of my horses, and my men excessively fatigued.
[ After Days Encampment Excessively Fatigued Horses Labour Loss Men Old Our Returned Severe Some Two Unremitting]
Use, do not abuse; neither abstinence nor excess ever renders man happy.
[ Abstinence Abuse Ever Excess Happy Man Neither Nor Renders Use]
I am bound to add that the excess in too little has ever proved in me more dangerous than the excess in too much; the last may cause indigestion, but the first causes death.
[ Add Am Bound Cause Causes Dangerous Death Ever Excess First Indigestion Last Little May More Much Proved Than Too]
It is very sad for a man to make himself servant to a single thing; his manhood all taken out of him by the hydraulic pressure of excessive business.
[ Business Excessive Him Himself His Make Man Manhood Out Pressure Sad Servant Single Taken Thing Very]
For fear of dropping the troops in the sea, the pilots tended to drop them too far inland - some of them actually in the British lines. The weapon containers often fell wide of the troops, which was another handicap that contributed to our excessive casualties.
[ Actually Another British Casualties Containers Contributed Drop Dropping Excessive Far Fear Fell Handicap Inland Lines Often Our Pilots Sea Some Tended Them Too Troops Weapon Which Wide]
You're in a mess, and in excess.
[ Excess Mess]
Many people submit to excessive appetites without realizing that they do not need to eat so much food.
[ Appetites Eat Excessive Food Many Much Need Realizing Submit Without]
When thought becomes excessively painful, action is the finest remedy.
[ Action Becomes Excessively Finest Painful Remedy Thought]
I regret and suffer those losses, but it's God's will. He will pardon me if I committed excesses, but I don't think I did.
[ Committed Did Excesses God Losses Pardon Regret Suffer Think Those Will]
We are a country of excess. So it's not the violence, per se, but the exacerbation and constant repetition.
[ Constant Country Excess Per Repetition Se Violence]
The passions are like fire, useful in a thousand ways and dangerous only in one, through their excess.
[ Dangerous Excess Fire Only Passions Their Thousand Through Useful Ways]
Crime is a product of social excess.
[ Crime Excess Product Social]
The faults of husbands are often caused by the excess virtues of their wives.
[ Caused Excess Faults Husbands Often Their Virtues Wives]
All pain is per se and especially in excess, destructive and ultimately fatal in its nature and effects.
[ Destructive Effects Especially Excess Fatal Nature Pain Per Se Ultimately]
Rock and Roll has certainly tried to take its toll on me. I'd rather not talk about my past excesses here, although some hardcore rockers might argue that those excesses were responsible for some great records, but I know which side I came out on.
[ Although Argue Came Certainly Excesses Great Hardcore Here Know Might Out Past Rather Records Responsible Rock Rockers Roll Side Some Take Talk Those Toll Tried Were Which]
Political extremism involves two prime ingredients: an excessively simple diagnosis of the world's ills, and a conviction that there are identifiable villains back of it all.
[ Back Conviction Diagnosis Excessively Extremism Identifiable Ills Ingredients Involves Political Prime Simple Two Villains World]
I have the conviction that excessive literary production is a social offence.
[ Conviction Excessive Literary Offence Production Social]
Excess of liberty, whether it lies in state or individuals, seems only to pass into excess of slavery.
[ Excess Individuals Into Liberty Lies Only Pass Seems Slavery State Whether]
A moderate addiction to money may not always be hurtful; but when taken in excess it is nearly always bad for the health. Finance
[ Addiction Always Bad Excess Health Hurtful May Moderate Money Nearly Taken]
In our excessive involvement in the affairs of other countries, we are not only living off our assets and denying our own people the proper enjoyment of their resources; we are also denying the world the example of a free society enjoying its freedom to the fullest.
[ Affairs Also Assets Countries Denying Enjoying Enjoyment Example Excessive Free Freedom Fullest Involvement Living Off Only Other Our Own Proper Resources Society Their World]
One of our theories is that one can offset this excessive compulsion toward the spectacular with a return to simplicity.
[ Compulsion Excessive Offset Our Return Simplicity Spectacular Theories Toward]
Skyrocketing insurance premiums are debilitating our Nation's health care delivery system and liability insurers are either leaving the market or raising rates to excessive levels.
[ Care Debilitating Delivery Either Excessive Health Insurance Leaving Levels Liability Market Nation Our Premiums Raising Rates Skyrocketing System]
Evil has no substance of its own, but is only the defect, excess, perversion, or corruption of that which has substance.
[ Corruption Defect Evil Excess Only Own Perversion Substance Which]
Never go to excess, but let moderation be your guide.
[ Excess Go Guide Moderation Never Your]
No one will deny that the excessive use of alcohol and alcoholic beverages would do more than any other single factor to make impossible a total war effort.
[ Alcohol Alcoholic Any Beverages Deny Effort Excessive Factor Impossible Make More Other Single Than Total Use War Will Would]
But we had - I think if you look at law enforcement 10 years ago, if you look at the challenges, the FBI was focused excessively on what was happening in the United States.
[ Ago Challenges Enforcement Excessively Fbi Focused Had Happening Law Look States Think United Years]
Every reform, however necessary, will by weak minds be carried to an excess, that itself will need reforming.
[ Carried Every Excess However Itself Minds Necessary Need Reform Reforming Weak Will]
One is never more on trial than in the moment of excessive good fortune.
[ Excessive Fortune Good Moment More Never Than Trial]
The excessive increase of anything causes a reaction in the opposite direction.
[ Anything Causes Direction Excessive Increase Opposite Reaction]
I'm sorry if the following sounds combative and excessively personal, but that's my general style.
[ Combative Excessively Following General Personal Sorry Sounds Style]
Excessive sorrow laughs. Excessive joy weeps.
[ Excessive Joy Laughs Sorrow Weeps]
I sort of leave the character at the end of the day. I don't carry anything around with me - no excess baggage or unnecessary thoughts. I think it's too exhausting to do that. To put things into perspective - your work is your work, and your leisure time is something else.
[ Anything Around Baggage Carry Character Day Else End Excess Exhausting Into Leave Leisure Perspective Put Something Sort Things Think Thoughts Time Too Unnecessary Work Your]
Our errors are surely not such awfully solemn things. In a world where we are so certain to incur them in spite of all our caution, a certain lightness of heart seems healthier than this excessive nervousness on their behalf.
[ Awfully Behalf Caution Certain Errors Excessive Healthier Heart Incur Lightness Nervousness Our Seems Solemn Spite Such Surely Than Their Them Things Where World]
Sensual excess drives out pity in man.
[ Drives Excess Man Out Pity Sensual]
Till now poets were privileged to insert a certain proportion of nonsense - very far in excess of one-half of one per cent - into their otherwise sober documents.
[ Cent Certain Documents Excess Far Insert Into Nonsense Now One-Half Otherwise Per Poets Privileged Proportion Sober Their Till Very Were]
I have noticed, with much distress, the excessive wartime activity of the investigating bureaus of Congress and the administration, with their impertinent and indecent searching out of the private lives and the past political beliefs of individuals.
[ Activity Administration Beliefs Bureaus Congress Distress Excessive Impertinent Indecent Individuals Investigating Lives Much Noticed Out Past Political Private Searching Their Wartime]
A national debt, if it is not excessive, will be to us a national blessing.
[ Blessing Debt Excessive National Us Will]
We are living in the excesses of freedom. Just take a look at 42nd Street an Broadway.
[ Broadway Excesses Freedom Just Living Look Street Take]
My generation of the Sixties, with all our great ideals, destroyed liberalism, because of our excesses.
[ Because Destroyed Excesses Generation Great Ideals Liberalism Our Sixties]
I think I don't regret a single 'excess' of my responsive youth - I only regret, in my chilled age, certain occasions and possibilities I didn't embrace.
[ Age Certain Chilled Embrace Excess Occasions Only Possibilities Regret Responsive Single Think Youth]
Quarrels often arise in marriages when the bridal gifts are excessive. Marriage
[ Arise Bridal Excessive Gifts Marriages Often Quarrels]
Virtue is more to be feared than vice, because its excesses are not subject to the regulation of conscience.
[ Because Conscience Excesses Feared More Regulation Subject Than Vice Virtue]
I am trying to get right with God. I'm sort of making a statement about the excessiveness.
[ Am Get God Making Right Sort Statement Trying]
It is the belief that extremes and excesses of inequality must be reduced so that each person is free to fully develop his or her full potential. This is why we take precious time out of our lives and give it to politics.
[ Belief Develop Each Excesses Extremes Free Full Fully Give Her His Inequality Lives Must Our Out Person Politics Potential Precious Reduced Take Time Why]
Sensitiveness is closely allied to egotism; and excessive sensibility is only another name for morbid self-consciousness. The cure for tender sensibilities is to make more of our objects and less of our selves.
[ Allied Another Closely Cure Egotism Excessive Less Make Morbid More Name Objects Only Our Self-Consciousness Selves Sensibilities Sensibility Sensitiveness Tender]
Americans are overreaching; overreaching is the most admirable and most American of the many American excesses.
[ Admirable American Americans Excesses Many Most]
In one case out of a hundred a point is excessively discussed because it is obscure; in the ninety-nine remaining it is obscure because it is excessively discussed.
[ Because Case Discussed Excessively Hundred Ninety-Nine Obscure Out Point Remaining]
Excess of grief for the dead is madness; for it is an injury to the living, and the dead know it not.
[ Dead Excess Grief Injury Know Living Madness]
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
[ Excess Leads Palace Road Wisdom]
It's not the drinking to be blamed, but the excess.
[ Blamed Drinking Excess]