Quotes: dearness

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  • Thomas Paine
    Thomas Paine
    English-born American political activist, philosopher, political theor 1737-1809
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    What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly; it is dearness only that gives everything its value.
  • Thomas Paine
    Thomas Paine
    English-born American political activist, philosopher, political theor 1737-1809
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    The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheaply, we esteem too lightly; 'Tis dearness only that gives everything its value.
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Subjects in these quotes:

  1. everything
  2. conflict
  3. glorious
  4. triumph
  5. cheaply