Quotes: accompanied

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  • A compliment is usually accompanied with a bow, as if to beg pardon for paving it.
    Source: Guesses at truth
  • Anais Nin
    Anais Nin
    French-born American Novelist, Dancer 1914-1977
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    A leaf fluttered in through the window this morning, as if supported by the rays of the sun, a bird settled on the fire escape, joy in the task of coffee, joy accompanied me as I walked…
  • Alan Thicke
    Alan Thicke
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    About 100 things that your kid will do that will surprise you and break your heart and it will be a combination of fact based therapy, medically advised kinds of passages accompanied by celebrity anecdotes and just some funny stuff to lighten the load.
  • Bob Ney
    Bob Ney
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    Along with you, I have witnessed the unfortunate rise in gasoline prices that has accompanied the summer driving season and the more recent spike in prices due to Hurricane Katrina.
  • Arnold Bennett
    Arnold Bennett
    British novelist 1867-1931
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    Any change, even for the better, is always accompanied by drawbacks and discomforts.
  • Cato the Elder
    Cato the Elder
    Roman senator and historian 234-149 BC
    Cato the Elder
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    Cessation of work is not accompanied by cessation of expenses.
  • Civilisation has ever accompanied emigration and conquest - the conflict of opinion, of religion, or of race.
  • Charles Horton Cooley
    Charles Horton Cooley
    American sociologist 1864-1929
    Charles Horton Cooley
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    Every general increase of freedom is accompanied by some degeneracy, attributable to the same causes as the freedom.
  • Albert Camus
    Albert Camus
    French writer and essayist 1913-1960
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    For centuries the death penalty, often accompanied by barbarous refinements, has been trying to hold crime in check; yet crime persists. Why? Because the instincts that are warring in man are not, as the law claims, constant forces in a state of equilibrium.
  • Plato
    Plato
    Greek philosopher 427 BC - 347 BC
    Plato
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    Ignorance of all things is an evil neither terrible nor excessive, nor yet the greatest of all; but great cleverness and much learning, if they be accompanied by a bad training, are a much greater misfortune.
  • Frank Zappa
    Frank Zappa
    American rock musician 1940-
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    No change in musical style will survive unless it is accompanied by a change in clothing style. Rock is to dress up to.
  • A. E. Housman
    A. E. Housman
    British poet 1859-1936
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    On occasions, after drinking a pint of beer at luncheon, there would be a flow into my mind with sudden and unaccountable emotion, sometimes a line or two of verse, sometimes a whole stanza, accompanied, not preceded by a vague notion of the poem which they were destined to form a part of... I say bubble up because, so far as I could make out, the source of the suggestions thus proffered to the brain was the pit of the stomach.
  • Baruch Spinoza
    Baruch Spinoza
    Dutch Philosopher and Theologian 1632-1677
    Baruch Spinoza
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    Self-complacency is pleasure accompanied by the idea of oneself as cause.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
    Albert Einstein
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    The road to perdition has ever been accompanied by lip service to an ideal.
  • There are many causes why a people politically ignorant cannot be roused to action. Perfect political ignorance must be accompanied by indifference to the general interests of society, and thus one of the most powerful motives which can act on the human mind is totally destroyed.
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