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If the Plan B battle reveals anything, it's that the opponents' real agenda is not to prevent unintended pregnancy and abortion. If that were so, they would be for all forms of contraception. They'd be for better sex education. They'd be for more family-planning counseling. The problem is the right doesn't want greater access to birth control, ... and their opposition to Plan B proves it

Steve Gilliard

There is no greater challenge than to have someone relying upon you; no greater satisfaction than to vindicate his expectation

Kingman Brewster

Prosperity is a great teacher; adversity is a greater


Indeed, it may be laid down as a general principle, that the more extended the ancestry, the greater the amount of violence and vagabondism; for in ancient days those two amusements, combining a wholesome excitement with a promising means of repairing shattered fortunes, were at once the ennobling pursuit and the healthful recreation of the Quality of this land.

Charles Dickens

I keep my friends as misers do their treasure, because of all things granted us by wisdom, none is greater or better than friendship.


What greater thing is there for two human souls than to feel that they are joined together to strengthen each other in all labour, to minister to each other in all sorrow, to share with each other in all gladness, to be one with each other in the silent unspoken memories?

George Eliot

The greater the fear the nearer the danger

Danish Proverb

If you compare yourself with others, you may become vain and bitter, for always there will be greater and lesser persons than yourself

Max Ehrman

The value of compassion cannot be over-emphasized. Anyone can criticize. It takes a true believer to be compassionate. No greater burden can be borne by an individual than to know no one cares or understands.

H. Stainback

We need to promote greater tolerance and understanding among the peoples of the world. Nothing can be more dangerous to our efforts to build peace and development than a world divided along religious, ethnic or cultural lines. In each nation, and among all nations, we must work to promote unity based on our shared humanity.

Kofi Annan

There cannot be greater rudeness than to interrupt another in the current of his discourse

John Locke

There cannot be greater rudeness than to interrupt another in the current of his discourse.

John Locke

A well governed appetite is the greater part of liberty.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Speed is a great asset; but it's greater when it's combined with quickness - and there's a big difference.

Ty Cobb

There is no greater sorrow than to be mindful of the happy time in misery.

Dante Alighieri

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