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Politicians--power itself--are abject because they merely embody the profound contempt people have for their own lives.... One sho ...
Abject flattery and indiscriminate assentation degrade, as much as indiscriminate contradiction and noisy debate disgust. But a mo ...
You must be respectful and assenting, but without being servile and abject. You must be frank, but without indiscretion, and close ...
In all sincerity, we offer to the loved ones of all innocent victims over the past 25 years, abject and true remorse. No words of ...
If beggars do not hate the rest of us, they are even more abject than I had imagined.
Even the most abject have a sense of superiority based on powerful though undefined merits.
Friendship is a disinterested commerce between equals; love, an abject intercourse between tyrants and slaves.
Enthusiasm, being the infirmity of bold and ambitious tempers, is naturally accompanied with a spirit of liberty; as superstition, ...
This death's livery which walled its bearers from ordinary life was sign that they have sold their wills and bodies to the State: ...
Nothing is so abject and pathetic as a politician who has lost his job, save only a retired stud-horse.
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