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The Harmless Torturers. In the Bad Old Days, each torturer inflicted severe pain on one victim. Things have now changed. Each of the thousand torturers presses a button, thereby turning the switch once on each of the thousand instruments. The victims suffer the same severe pain. But none of the torturers makes any victim's pain perceptibly worse.

Derek Parfit

When people divorce, it’s always such a tragedy. At the same time, if people stay together it can be even worse.

Monica Bellucci

I have no color prejudices nor caste prejudices nor creed prejudices. All I care to know is that a man is a human being, and that is enough for me; he can't be any worse.

Mark Twain

When things are bad, we take comfort in the thought that they could always be worse. And when they are, we find hope in the thought that things are so bad they have to get better.


A rude nature is worse than a brute nature by so much more as man is better than a beast: and those that are of civil natures and genteel dispositions are as much nearer to celestial creatures as those that are rude and cruel are to devils.

Margaret Cavendish

The best in this kind are but shadows, and the worst are no worse, if imagination amend them.

William Shakespeare

All human situations have their inconveniences. We feel those of the present but neither see nor feel those of the future and hence we often make troublesome changes without amendment, and frequently for the worse.

Benjamin Franklin

False friends are worse than open enemies


He that is good, will infallibly become better, and he that is bad, will as certainly become worse; for vice, virtue and time are three things that never stand still.

Charles Caleb Colton

Travel makes a wise man better, and a fool worse

Thomas Fuller

A cutting word is worse than a bowstring; a cut may heal, but the cut of the tongue does not

African Proverb

An ''unemployed'' existence is a worse negation of life than death itself.

Jose Ortega Y Gasset

Waste is worse than loss. The time is coming when every person who lays claim to ability will keep the question of waste before him constantly. The scope of thrift is limitless.

Thomas Alva Edison

Billing and cooing to me is worse to witness an execution.

William Hamilton Maxwell

If your religion doesn't teach you the difference between good and evil, your religion is worse than useless

Dennis Prager

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