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A fool bolts pleasure, then complains of moral indigestion.
Pleasure
Minna Antrim

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Nobody can tell what I suffer! But it is always so. Those who do not complain are never pitied.
Pity
Jane Austen

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Those who do not complain are never pitied.
Complaints and Complaining
Jane Austen

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Virtue is like a rich stone, best plain set.
Virtue
Francis Bacon

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No mind, however loving, could bear to see plainly into all the recess of another mind.
Mind
Thomas A. Bennett

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Religion. A daughter of Hope and Fear, explaining to Ignorance the nature of the Unknowable.
Religion
Ambrose Bierce

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The French complain of everything, and always.
Nations
Napoleon Bonaparte

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You -- poor and obscure, and small and plain as you are -- I entreat to accept me as a husband.
Husbands
Charlotte Bronte

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It is best to be yourself, imperial, plain and true.
Sincerity
Robert Browning

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One of the sublimest things in the world is plain truth.
Truth
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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Respect is love in plain clothes.
Respectability
Frankie Byrne

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The innocent is the person who explains nothing.
Innocence
Albert Camus

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Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain -- and most fools do.
Fools and Foolishness
Dale Carnegie

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The eye of genius has always a plaintive expression, and its natural language is pathos.
Genius
Lydia M. Child

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When you have no basis for an argument, abuse the plaintiff.
Argument
Marcus T. Cicero

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You cannot explain failure any more than you can argue with success.
Failure
J. Richard Clarke

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We must believe in luck. For how else can we explain the success of those we don't like?
Luck
Jean Cocteau

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Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
Complaints and Complaining
Confucius

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Say and do something positive that will help the situation; it doesn't take any brains to complain.
Complaints and Complaining
Robert A. Cook

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Our farmers round, well pleased with constant gain, like other farmers, flourish and complain.
Farming and Farmers
George Crabbe

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What annoyances are more painful than those of which we cannot complain?
Complaints and Complaining
Marquis De Custine

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Justice is the first virtue of those who command, and stops the complaints of those who obey.
Leaders and Leadership
Denis Diderot

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Never complain and never explain.
Uncategorised
Benjamin Disraeli

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Listen. Don't explain or justify.
Listening
William G. Dyer

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They understand but a little who understand only what can be explained.
Spirit and Spirituality
Marie Ebner-Eschenbach

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