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Compromise used to mean that half a loaf was better than no bread. Among modern statesmen it really seems to mean that half a loaf ...
No painting can tell the truth of a single instant; no snapshot can do anything else.
Half a truth is better than no politics.
One need not be a great beau, a seductive catch, to do it effectively. Any man is better than none. To shrink from giving so much ...
Teaching your child a trade is better than giving him a thousand ounces of gold.
To slip upon a pavement is better than to slip with the tongue: so the fall of the wicked shall come speedily.
So-called Western Civilization, as practised in half of Europe, some of Asia and a few parts of North America, is better than anyt ...
A soldier is better accommodated than with a wife.
Is a park any better than a coal mine? What's a mountain got that a slag pile hasn't? What would you rather have in your garden--a ...
The command of comparisons that develops with age is, while no doubt good for the mind, somewhat numbing for the emotions. It is a ...
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