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A woman seldom asks advice before she has bought her wedding clothes.
Marriage
Joseph Addison

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He that is discontented in one place will seldom be content in another.
Discontent
Aesop

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The injuries we do and the injuries we suffer are seldom weighed on the same scales.
Pain
Aesop

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Fame often makes a writer vain, but seldom makes him proud.
Fame
W. H. Auden

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Speech of yourself ought to be seldom and well chosen.
Speech
Francis Bacon

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We would worry less about what others think of us if we realized how seldom they do.
Individuality
Ethel Barrett

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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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When a man gets talking about himself, he seldom fails to be eloquent and often reaches the sublime.
Eloquence
Josh Billings

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Tyrants seldom want pretexts.
Tyranny
Edmund Burke

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The mark of a true MBA is that he is often wrong but seldom in doubt.
Education
Robert Buzzell

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Advice is seldom welcome; and those who want it the most always like it the least.
Advice
Lord Chesterfield

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Honor is unstable and seldom the same; for she feeds upon opinion, and is as fickle as her food.
Honor
Charles Caleb Colton

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Pity is a thing often vowed, seldom felt; hatred is a thing often felt, seldom avowed.
Pity
Charles Caleb Colton

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True friendship is like sound health, the value of it is seldom known until it be lost.
Friends and Friendship
Charles Caleb Colton

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The innocent seldom find an uncomfortable pillow.
Conscience
William Cowper

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Big words seldom accompany good deeds.
Action
Danish Proverb

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Great men are seldom over-scrupulous in the arrangement of their attire.
Dress
Charles Dickens

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What we anticipate seldom occurs, what we least expected generally happens.
Expectation
Benjamin Disraeli

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People seldom do what they believe in. They do what is convenient, then repent.
Regret
Bob Dylan

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He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.
Excuses
Benjamin Franklin

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Laws too gentle, are seldom obeyed; too severe, seldom executed.
Law and Lawyers
Benjamin Franklin

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Great and good are seldom the same man.
Greatness
Thomas Fuller

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Always something new, seldom something good.
Novelty
German Proverb

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Beauty is an outward gift, which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it has been refused.
Beauty
Edward Gibbon

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Things are seldom what they seem.
Appearance
W. S. Gilbert

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