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Any man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl is simply not giving the kiss the attention it deserves.
Labor is prior to, and independent of, capital. Capital is only the fruit of labor, and could never have existed if labor had not first existed. Labor is the superior of capital, and deserves much the higher consideration.
Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it.
Loyalty to the country always. Loyalty to the government when it deserves it.
The fact that the adult American Negro female emerges a formidable character is often met with amazement, distaste and even belligerance. It is seldom accepted as an inevitable outcome of the struggle won by survivors, and deserves respect if not enthusiastic acceptance.
Every sentence spoken by Napoleon, and every line of his writing, deserves reading, as it is the sense of France.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
She is the mother I never had, she is the sister everybody would want. She is the friend that everybody deserves. I don't know a better person.
Pride slays thanksgiving, but a humble mind is the soil out of which thanks naturally grow. A proud man is seldom a grateful man, for he never thinks he gets as much as he deserves.
Henry Ward Beecher
When one does away with oneself one does the most estimable thing possible: one thereby almost deserves to live.
A civilization which leaves so large a number of its participants unsatisfied and drives them into revolt neither has nor deserves the prospect of a lasting existence.
A person who deserves my loyalty receives it.
Our species needs, and deserves, a citizenry with minds wide awake and a basic understanding of how the world works.
A woman has the age she deserves.
Every society gets the kind of criminal it deserves. What is equally true is that every community gets the kind of law enforcement it insists on.
A proud man is seldom a grateful man, for he never thinks he gets as much as he deserves.
Henry Ward Beecher
Only the prepared speaker deserves to be confident.
Nobody deserves your tears, but whoever deserves them will not make you cry.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Now is the moment when we can stand up and say, 'I'm an American. I make my destiny. And we deserve better! My children deserve better! My family deserves better. My country deserves better!' So here we stand. Americans have a choice.
You know that being an American is more than a matter of where your parents came from. It is a belief that all men are created free and equal and that everyone deserves an even break.
Harry S. Truman
Climate change is a terrible problem, and it absolutely needs to be solved. It deserves to be a huge priority.
The best argument I know for an immortal life is the existence of a man who deserves one.
At fifty everyone has the face he deserves.
The only freedom which deserves the name is that of pursuing our own good, in our own way, so long as we do not attempt to deprive others of theirs, or impede their efforts to obtain it.
John Stuart Mill
In war, when a commander becomes so bereft of reason and perspective that he fails to understand the dependence of arms on Divine guidance, he no longer deserves victory.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
No man deserves to be praised for his goodness, who has it not in his power to be wicked. Goodness without that power is generally nothing more than sloth, or an impotence of will.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Almost no one is foolish enough to imagine that he automatically deserves great success in any field of activity; yet almost everyone believes that he automatically deserves success in marriage.
Sydney J. Harris
Any intelligent woman who reads the marriage contract, and then goes into it, deserves all the consequences.
A politics that is not sensitive to the concerns and circumstances of people's lives, a politics that does not speak to and include people, is an intellectually arrogant politics that deserves to fail.
I would be loath to speak ill of any person who I do not know deserves it, but I am afraid he is an attorney.
'Tis not every question that deserves an answer.
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