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If a friend of mine gave a feast, and did not invite me to it,
I should not mind a bit.
but if a friend of mine had a sorrow
and refused to allow me to share it,
I should feel it most bitterly.
If he shut the doors of the house of mourning against me,
I would move back again and again and beg to be admitted
so that I might share in what I was entitled to share.
If he thought me unworthy, unfit to weep with him,
I should feel it as the most poignant humiliation.
- Oscar Wilde

The danger is not that a particular class is unfit to govern:
every class is unfit to govern.
- Lord Acton

I had examined myself pretty thoroughly and discovered
that I was unfit for military service.
- Joseph Heller

The only conduct that merits the drastic remedy of
impeachment is that which subverts our system of government
or renders the president unfit or unable to govern.
- Charles Ruff

 

All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
- Sophocles

Democratic societies are unfit for the publication
of such thunderous revelations as I am in the habit of making.
- Salvador Dali

In the past I've had a bad injury, and then struggled
when I've got back because I've been unfit.
- Jamie Redknapp

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He who dreads hostility too much is unfit to rule.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

I was labeled a troublemaker, my mom an unfit mother,
and I was not welcome anywhere.
- Ryan White

Mankind, when left to themselves, are unfit for their own government.
- George Washington

The man who cannot endure to have his errors and shortcomings
brought to the surface and made known,
but tries to hide them, is unfit to walk the highway of truth.
- James Allen

Men of power have no time to read; yet the men who
do not read are unfit for power.
- Michael Foot

To middle-class parents, the project team may have
seemed unfit for children,
but it was exactly what I needed.
- Willie Stargell

To say of a picture, as is often said in its praise,
that it shows great and earnest labour,
is to say that it is incomplete and unfit for view.
- James Mcneill Whistler

Mistresses are like books; if you pore upon them too much,
they doze you and make you unfit for company;
but if used discreetly,
you are the fitter for conversation by em.
- William Wycherley

Mark all mathematical heads which be wholly and only bent on these sciences,
how solitary they be themselves, how unfit to live with others,
how unapt to serve the world.
- Roger Ascham

Chicago is the product of modern capitalism,
and, like other great commercial centers,
is unfit for human habitation.
- Eugene V. Debs

George Bush, Dick Cheney, every one of the speakers
praised John Kerry's war record.
No one said he was unfit.
They said he has terrible judgment, and that's his record as a senator.
Nobody questioned his military record.
- Peter King

But whether the Constitution really be one thing,
or another, this much is certain - that it has either
authorized such a government as we have had,
or has been powerless to prevent it.
In either case, it is unfit to exist.
- Lysander Spooner

There is surely no contradiction in saying that a certain
section of the community may be quite competent to
protect the persons and property of the rest,
yet quite unfit to direct our opinions,
or to superintend our private habits.
- Thomas Babington

Religious bondage shackles and debilitates the mind
and unfits it for every noble enterprise,
every expanded prospect.
- James Madison

The worst of doing one's duty was that it apparently
unfitted one for doing anything else.
- Edith Wharton

It is to be remarked that a good many people are born
curiously unfitted for the fate waiting them on this earth.
- Joseph Conrad

To conclude that women are unfitted to the task of
our historic society seems to me the equivalent of
closing male eyes to female facts.
- Lyndon B. Johnson

A declining institution often experiences survival of the unfittest.
- John McCarthy

A multitude of causes unknown to former times are now
acting with a combined force to blunt the discriminating powers of the mind,
and unfitting it for all voluntary exertion to reduce
it to a state of almost savage torpor.
- William Wordsworth

The public character of every public servant is legitimate subject of discussion,
and his fitness or unfitness for office may be fairly canvassed by any person.
- Charles Babbage

It wounds a man less to confess that he has failed
in any pursuit through idleness,
neglect, the love of pleasure, etc.,
etc.,
which are his own faults, than through incapacity and unfitness,
which are the faults of his nature.
- Lord Melbourne

Imagine for yourself a character,
a model personality whose example you determine to follow,
in private as well as in public.
- Epictetus

For me every ruler is alien that defies public opinion.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

God is, even though the whole world deny him.
Truth stands, even if there be no public support.
It is self-sustained.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Truth stands, even if there be no public support.
It is self-sustained.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Myths are public dreams, dreams are private myths.
- Joseph Campbell

No one ever found wisdom without also being a fool.
Writers, alas, have to be fools in public,
while the rest of the human race can cover its tracks.
- Erica Jong

The time comes upon every public man
when it is best for him to keep his lips closed.
- Abraham Lincoln

The thing I enjoyed most were visits from children.
They did not want public office.
- Herbert Hoover

Nobody ever went broke underestimating the taste of the American public.
- H. L. Mencken

What's sort of interesting about the whole public relations
disaster that is the Net,
in some ways, is that the fundamentals are really good.
- Meg Whitman

And this, our life, exempt from public haunt,
finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks,
sermons in stones, and good in everything.
- William Shakespeare

When a man assumes a public trust
he should consider himself a public property.
- Thomas Jefferson

No greater nor more affectionate honor can be conferred
on an American than to have a public school named after him.
- Herbert Hoover

Like religion, politics, and family planning,
cereal is not a topic to be brought up in public.
It's too controversial.
- Erma Bombeck

Public sentiment is everything.
With public sentiment, nothing can fail.
Without it, nothing can succeed.
- Abraham Lincoln

The great secret of doctors, known only to their wives,
but still hidden from the public, is that most things
get better by themselves;
most things,
in fact, are better in the morning.
- Lewis Thomas

Money is power, and in that government which pays all
the public officers of the states will all political
power be substantially concentrated.
- Andrew Jackson

Baseball is a public trust.
Players turn over, owners turn over and certain commissioners turn over.
But baseball goes on.
- Peter Ueberroth

Politics: A strife of interests masquerading as a contest of principles.
The conduct of public affairs for private advantage.
- Ambrose Bierce

He who molds the public sentiment...
makes statutes and decisions possible or impossible to make.
- Abraham Lincoln

Congress will pass a law restricting public comment
on the Internet to individuals who have spent a minimum
of one hour actually accomplishing a specific task while on line.
- Andy Grove

The history of modern art is also the history of the
progressive loss of art's audience.
Art has increasingly become the concern of the artist
and the bafflement of the public.
- Paul Gauguin

For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations,
for Nature cannot be fooled.
- Richard P. Feynman

Environmental concern is now firmly embedded in public life:
in education,
medicine and law; in journalism, literature and art.
- Barry Commoner

What the public expects and what is healthy for an
individual are two very different things.
- Esther Williams

We never really grow up, we only learn how to act in public.
- Bryan White

Expressing anger is a form of public littering.
- Willard Gaylin

The price of apathy towards public affairs
is to be ruled by evil men.
- Plato

And I believe that the best buy in public health today
must be a combination of regular physical exercise and a healthy diet.
- Julie Bishop

Your every voter, as surely as your chief magistrate,
exercises a public trust.
- Grover Cleveland

The human brain starts working the moment you are born
and never stops until you stand up to speak in public.
- George Jessel

Public misbehavior by the famous is a powerful teaching tool.
- Bill O'Reilly

I am not bound for any public place,
but for ground of my own where I have planted vines and orchard trees,
and in the heat of the day climbed up into the healing shadow of the woods.
- Wendell Berry

Why are ecologists and environmentalists so feared
and hated? This is because in part what they have to
say is new to the general public,
and the new is always alarming.
- Garrett Hardin

Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning
the instrument as one goes on.
- Samuel Butler

The doctor has been taught to be interested not in health but in disease.
What the public is taught is that health is the cure for disease.
- Ashley Montagu

There is no such thing as public opinion.
There is only published opinion.
- Winston Churchill

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.
- Harry S. Truman

You cannot divorce religious belief and public service.
I've never detected any conflict between
God's will and my political duty.
If you violate one, you violate the other.
- Jimmy Carter

The Supreme Court's only armor is the cloak of public trust;
its sole ammunition,
the collective hopes of our society.
- Irving R. Kaufman

I think, with never-ending gratitude,
that the young women of today do not and can never
know at what price their right to free speech and to
speak at all in public has been earned.
- Lucy Stone

Governors of both political parties face a stark choice
between unpopular tax increases and drastic cuts in Medicaid,
education, public safety and other essential services.
- Bill Delahunt

There's the private persona and the public persona
and the two shall never meet.
- Liev Schreiber


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