pour oil on troubled waters quotes

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The public easily confuses him who fishes in troubled waters with him who draws up water from the depths.
If you pour oil and vinegar into the same vessel, you would call them not friends but opponents.
People who treat other people as less than human must not be surprised when the bread they have cast on the waters comes floating ...
These great and beautiful ships, imperceptibly rocking like waddling ducks on tranquil waters, these robust ships, with their idle ...
There be none of beauty's daughters
With a magic like thee;
And like music on the waters
Is thy sweet voice to me:
Nobody ever left the Presidency with less regret, less disappointment, fewer heartburnings, or more general content with the resul ...
His education lay like a film of white oil on the black lake of his barbarian consciousness. For this reason, the things he said w ...
Ye say they all have passed away,
That noble race and brave;
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There is sweet music here that softer falls
Than petals from blown roses on the grass,
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New York has her wilderness within her own borders; and though the sailors of Europe are familiar with the soundings of her Hudson ...
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