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Our attitude toward our own culture has recently been characterized by two qualities, braggadocio and petulance. Braggadocio--empt ...
A strong nation, like a strong person, can afford to be gentle, firm, thoughtful, and restrained. It can afford to extend a helpin ...
The only sure way of avoiding these evils [vanity and boasting] is never to speak of yourself at all. But when, historically, you ...
Ironic and jittery, we are puzzled by the old heroes with their fighting, boasting, and cocksure lovemaking.
Every lover's lament has an element of boasting.
Don Juan tries not to see the skeptical winks that greet his boasting.
Boasting is often carried by certain Americans to the extreme. Often however it is a reaction against slights, an effort to veil d ...
Moderation is a fear of falling into that envy and contempt which those who grow giddy with their good fortune quite justly draw u ...
The deepest thing in any one is the conviction of the bad luck that follows boasting.
We hear the Secretary of State boasting of his brinkmanship--the art of bringing us to the edge of the abyss.
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