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"Pathetic," he said. "That's what it is. Pathetic."
"As I thought," he said, "no better from *this* side."
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Patience is a minor form of despair, disguised as virtue.
-- Ambrose Bierce, on qualifiers
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Patience is the best remedy for every trouble.
-- Titus Maccius Plautus
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Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
-- S. Johnson, "The Life of Samuel Johnson" by J. Boswell
In Dr. Johnson's famous dictionary patriotism is defined as the last
resort of the scoundrel. With all due respect to an enlightened but
inferior lexicographer I beg to submit that it is the first.
-- Ambrose Bierce
When Dr. Johnson defined patriotism as the last refuge of a scoundrel,
he ignored the enormous possibilities of the word reform.
-- Sen. Roscoe Conkling
Public office is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
-- Boies Penrose
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Patriotism is the virtue of the vicious.
-- Oscar Wilde
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Pauca sed matura. (Few but excellent.)
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Paul Revere was a tattle-tale.
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In America, it's not how much an
item costs, it's how much you save.
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You can't fall off the floor.
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Pause for storage relocation.