Despise Related Quotes



I'm a sworn enemy of convention. I despise the conventional in anything, even the arts.

Hedy Lamarr


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If ye despise the human race, and mortal arms, yet remember that there is a God who is mindful of right and wrong.

Virgil


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The mind of man has no defense To equal plain, old common sense. This homely virtue don't despise, If you would be happy as well as wise.

Don Herold


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Freedom of speech means freedom for those who you despise, and freedom to express the most despicable views. It also means that the government cannot pick and choose which expressions to authorize and which to prevent.

Alan Dershowitz


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We are now living in a jungle where the strong eats the weak,we are not better than the Arabs to despise them.

Ralph Fiennes


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“We despise all reverences and all objects of reverence which are outside the pale of our list of sacred things and yet, with strange inconsistency, we are shocked when other people despise and defile the things which are holy for us”

Mark Twain


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“All strange and terrible events are welcome, but comforts we despise.”

Cleopatra


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I know you despise me; allow me to say, it is because you don't understand me.

Elizabeth Gaskell


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Nothing but real love--(how rare it is; has one human heart in a million ever known it?) nothing but real love can repay us for the loss of freedom--the cares and fears of poverty--the cold pity of the world that we both despise and respect.

Edward Bulwer-lytton, 1st Baron Lytton


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Never to despise in myself what I have been taught to despise. Nor to despise the other. Not to despise the it. To make this relation with the it: to know that I am it.

Muriel Rukeyser


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