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Self-laudation abounds among the unpolished, but nothing can stamp a man more sharply as ill-bred.
Critics and Criticism
Charles Buxton

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Pithy sentences are like sharp nails which force truth upon our memory.
Maxim
Denis Diderot

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Sentences are like sharp nails, which force truth upon our memories.
Justice
Denis Diderot

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Sorrow for a husband is like a pain in the elbow, sharp and short.
Widowhood
English Proverb

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Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it.
Absence
Thomas Fuller

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Nothing sharpens sight like envy.
Envy
Thomas Fuller

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Too many church services start at eleven sharp and end at twelve dull.
Bores and Boredom
Vance Havner

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The tongue is the only instrument that gets sharper with use.
Communication
Washington Irving

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The sharp employ the sharp.
Work
Douglas William Jerrold

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Pain is life -- the sharper, the more evidence of life.
Pain
Charles Lamb

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The flame of anger, bright and brief, sharpens the barb of love.
Anger
Walter Savage Landor

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He was always smoothing and polishing himself, and in the end he became blunt before he was sharp.
Self-improvement
Georg C. Lichtenberg

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If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six sharpening my ax.
Work
Abraham Lincoln

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Life is a constant oscillation between the sharp horns of dilemmas.
Choice
H. L. Mencken

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The sharp thorn often produces delicate roses.
Ancestry
Ovid

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The universe is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.
Abundance
Eden Phillpotts

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How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is to have a thankless child.
Children
William Shakespeare

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Print is the sharpest and the strongest weapon of our party.
Words
Joseph Stalin

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Virtue often trips and falls over the sharp edge of poverty.
Poverty and The Poor
Eugene Sue

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Having a sharp tongue will cut your throat
Critics and Criticism
Source Unknown

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One dull pencil is worth two sharp minds.
Mind
Source Unknown

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The only weapon that becomes sharper with constant use is the tongue.
Practice
Source Unknown

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Parents are the bones on which children sharpen their teeth.
Parents and Parenting
Peter Ustinov

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