Authors that match 'mild'.

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Quotations that match 'mild'.

At times we were criticized for doing too much slapstick. I don't believe in mild comedy, and neither does Lucy. Desi Arnaz
[ Believe Comedy Criticized Does Doing Lucy Mild Much Neither Slapstick Times Too Were]
Every wise, just, and mild government, by rendering the condition of its subjects easy and secure, will always abound most in people, as well as in commodities and riches. David Hume
[ Abound Always Commodities Condition Easy Every Government Just Mild Most Rendering Riches Secure Subjects Well Will Wise]
As virtuous men pass mildly away, and whisper to their souls to go, whilst some of their sad friends do say, the breath goes now, and some say no. John Donne
[ Away Breath Friends Go Goes Men Now Pass Sad Say Some Souls Their Virtuous Whilst Whisper]
Experience demands that man is the only animal which devours his own kind, for I can apply no milder term to the general prey of the rich on the poor. Thomas Jefferson
[ Animal Apply Demands Devours Experience General His Kind Man Milder Only Own Poor Prey Rich Term Which]
Public emergencies may require the hand of severity to fall heavily on those who are not personally guilty, but compassion prompts, and ever urges to milder methods. Mercy Otis Warren
[ Compassion Emergencies Ever Fall Guilty Hand Heavily May Methods Milder Personally Prompts Public Require Severity Those Urges]
Our New England climate is mild and equable compared with that of the Platte. Francis Parkman
[ Climate Compared England Equable Mild New Our]
All the dark, malevolent Passions of the Soul are roused and exerted; its mild and amiable affections are suppressed; and with them, virtuous Principles are laid prostrate. Charles Inglis
[ Affections Amiable Dark Exerted Laid Malevolent Mild Passions Principles Prostrate Roused Soul Suppressed Them Virtuous]
Let me recommend the best medicine in the world: a long journey, at a mild season, through a pleasant country, in easy stages. James Madison
[ Best Country Easy Journey Long Medicine Mild Pleasant Recommend Season Stages Through World]
Looking back at all the people I have insulted, I am mildly surprised that I am still allowed to exist. Auberon Waugh
[ Allowed Am Back Exist Insulted Looking Still Surprised]
We imagined that the mildness of our government and the wishes of the people were so correspondent that we were not as other nations, requiring brutal force to support the laws. Henry Knox
[ Brutal Correspondent Force Government Imagined Laws Nations Other Our Requiring Support Were Wishes]
The weather here is gorgeous. It's mild and feels like it's in the eighties. The hot dog vendors got confused because of the weather and thought it was spring, so they accidentally changed the hot dog water in their carts. David Letterman
[ Accidentally Because Carts Changed Confused Dog Eighties Feels Gorgeous Got Here Hot Mild Spring Their Thought Vendors Water Weather]
Whenever I dwell for any length of time on my own shortcomings, they gradually begin to seem mild, harmless, rather engaging little things, not at all like the staring defects in other people's characters. Margaret Halsey
[ Any Begin Characters Defects Dwell Engaging Gradually Harmless Length Little Mild Other Own Rather Seem Shortcomings Staring Things Time Whenever]
I was mild-mannered, wore glasses, was very shy with women. Joe Shuster
[ Glasses Shy Very Women Wore]
My mother, who was quite sharp when I was young, became utterly mild. Antonia Fraser
[ Became Mild Mother Quite Sharp Utterly Young]
Humility is not my forte, and whenever I dwell for any length of time on my own shortcomings, they gradually begin to seem mild, harmless, rather engaging little things, not at all like the staring defects in other people's characters. Margaret Halsey
[ Any Begin Characters Defects Dwell Engaging Forte Gradually Harmless Humility Length Little Mild Other Own Rather Seem Shortcomings Staring Things Time Whenever]
A common misperception of me is... that I am a tough, rough northerner, which I suppose I am really. But I'm pretty mild-mannered most of the time. It's the parts that you play I guess. I don't mind it. I'm not a tough guy. I'd like to act as a fair, easy-going, kind man at some point. Sean Bean
[ Act Am Common Fair Guess Guy Kind Man Mind Most Parts Play Point Pretty Really Rough Some Suppose Time Tough Which]
I have a condition called Aspergers Syndrome, which is like a mild form of autism It means I don't interact properly in certain social situations. Gary Numan
[ Autism Called Certain Condition Form Interact Means Mild Properly Situations Social Syndrome Which]
Of Manners gentle, of Affections mild; In Wit a man; Simplicity, a child. Alexander Pope
[ Affections Child Gentle Man Manners Mild Simplicity Wit]
Remember that when you meet your antagonist, to do everything in a mild agreeable manner. Let your courage be keen, but, at the same time, as polished as your sword. Richard Brinsley Sheridan
[ Agreeable Antagonist Courage Everything Keen Manner Meet Mild Polished Remember Same Sword Time Your]
Baseball changes through the years. It gets milder. Babe Ruth
[ Baseball Changes Gets Milder Through Years]
In 1790 we had less than eight hundred thousand slaves. Under our mild and humane administration of the system they have increased above four millions. Robert Toombs
[ Above Administration Eight Four Had Humane Hundred Increased Less Mild Millions Our Slaves System Than Thousand Under]
When we were at peace, Democrats wanted to raise taxes. Now there's a war, so Democrats want to raise taxes. When there was a surplus, Democrats wanted to raise taxes. Now that there is a mild recession, Democrats want to raise taxes. Ann Coulter
[ Democrats Mild Now Peace Raise Recession Surplus Taxes Want Wanted War Were]
I was condemned to be beheaded, or burnt, as the king pleased; and he was graciously pleased, from the great remains of his love, to choose the mildest sentence. Sarah Fielding
[ Beheaded Burnt Choose Condemned Graciously Great His King Love Pleased Remains Sentence]