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Materialism coarsens and petrifies everything, making everything vulgar, and every truth false.
Materialism
Henri Frederic Amiel

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The need to be right is the sign of a vulgar mind.
Arrogance
Albert Camus

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The vulgar man is always the most distinguished, for the very desire to be distinguished is vulgar.
Vulgarity
Gilbert K. Chesterton

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Vulgarity is the garlic in the salad of taste.
Vulgarity
Cyril Connolly

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Fashionabilty is a kind of elevated vulgarity.
Fashion
G. Darley

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Manners require time, and nothing is more vulgar than haste.
Manners
Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Think with the wise, but talk with the vulgar.
Vulgarity
Greek Proverb

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A thing is not vulgar merely because it is common
Vulgarity
William Nazlitt

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To endeavor to work upon the vulgar with fine sense is like attempting to hew blocks with a razor.
Vulgarity
Alexander Pope

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The higher a man stands, the more the word vulgar becomes unintelligible to him.
Vulgarity
John Ruskin

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Will minus intellect constitutes vulgarity.
Will and Will Power
Arthur Schopenhauer

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Vulgarity in a king flatters the majority of the nation.
Royalty
George Bernard Shaw

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Vulgarity is, in reality, nothing but a modern, chic, pert descendant of the goddess Dullness.
Vulgarity
Dame Edith Sitwell

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Happiness is a wine of the rarest vintage, and seems insipid to a vulgar taste.
Happiness
Logan Pearsall Smith

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There are no people who are quite so vulgar as the over-refined.
Vulgarity
Mark Twain

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Vulgarity is the rich man's modest contribution to democracy.
Vulgarity
Source Unknown

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True courage is not the brutal force of vulgar heroes. Rather the firm resolve of virtue and reason.
Courage
Alfred North Whitehead

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Arguments are to be avoided; they are always vulgar and often convincing.
Argument
Oscar Wilde

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I dislike arguments of any kind. They are always vulgar, and often convincing.
Argument
Oscar Wilde

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Vulgarity is simply the conduct of other people.
Vulgarity
Oscar Wilde

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Vulgarity is the conduct of other people, just as falsehoods are the truths of other people.
Vulgarity
Oscar Wilde

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I can't stand a naked light bulb, any more than I can a rude remark or a vulgar action.
Sensitivity
Tennessee Williams

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Vulgarity is more obvious in satin than in homespun.
Vulgarity
Nathaniel P. Willis

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[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun