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Fools show their anger at once, but the prudent ignore an insult.
Those who oppress the poor insult their Maker, but those who are kind to the needy honor him.
I thought ten thousand swords must have leaped from their scabbards to avenge even a look that threatened her with insult. But the ...
To be made to hold his tongue is the greatest insult you can offer him--though he might be ready with a poker to make you hold you ...
There is nothing that people bear more impatiently, or forgive less, than contempt: and an injury is much sooner forgotten than an ...
A stiff apology is a second insult.... The injured party does not want to be compensated because he has been wronged; he wants to ...
The master class seldom lose a chance to insult a woman who has the ability for something besides service to his lordship.
Enjoy the insult as you deliver it, before you learn its cost.
An insult angers me. Being ignored crushes me.
Old age is an insult. It's like being smacked.
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