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'Tis not in mortals to command success, but we'll do more, Sempronius, we'll deserve it.
Merit
Joseph Addison

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Dignity consists not in possessing honors, but in the consciousness that we deserve them.
Dignity
Aristotle

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Some books are undeservedly forgotten; none are undeservedly remembered.
Books - Reading
W. H. Auden

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I don't want anything I don't deserve, [but] if they offer me more money, I'm not stupid.
Stupidity
Antonio Banderas

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A proud man is seldom a grateful man, for he never thinks he gets as much as he deserves.
Gratitude
Henry Ward Beecher

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I don't deserve this award, but I have arthritis, and I don't deserve that, either.
Confession
Jack Benny

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Praising an honest person who doesn't deserve it, always wounds them.
Praise
Nicholas Boileau

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You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
Rewards
Buddha

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If time is precious, no book that will not improve by repeated reading deserves to be read at all.
Time and Time Management
Thomas Carlyle

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Only the prepared speaker deserves to be confident.
Speakers and Speaking
Dale Carnegie

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I have deserved neither so much honor or so much disgrace.
Honor
Pierre Corneille

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The minute you settle for less than you deserve, you get even less than you settled for.
Acceptance
Maureen Dowd

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People do not deserve to have good writings; they are so pleased with the bad.
Literature
Ralph Waldo Emerson

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If we cannot live so as to be happy, let us so live as to deserve happiness.
Happiness
Johann G. Fichte

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To be happy is not the purpose of our being rather it is to deserve happiness.
Happiness
Johann G. Fichte

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You have no idea what a poor opinion I have of myself; and how little I deserve it.
Inferiority
W. S. Gilbert

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The employer generally gets the employees he deserves.
Business
Walter Gilbey

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People need loving the most when they deserve it the least.
Love
John Harrigan

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He who refuses to learn deserves extinction.
Learning
Rabbi Hillel

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Undeservedly you will atone for the sins of your fathers.
Injustice
Horace

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We may not always get what we want, but surely we will get what we deserve.
Merit
Doug Horton

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The underdog often starts the fight, and occasionally the upper dog deserves to win.
Fights and Fighting
Edgar Watson Howe

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Children need love, especially when they don't deserve it.
Children
Harold Hulbert

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God does not treat us as our sins deserve, man treats us as our sins deserve.
Sin
Robert Irvine

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The best argument I know for an immortal life is the existence of a man who deserves one.
Immortality
William James

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun