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  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    That he delights in the misery of others no man will confess, and yet what other motive can make a father cruel?
  • Thomas Paine
    Thomas Paine
    English-born American political activist, philosopher, political theor 1737-1809
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    Belief in a cruel God makes a cruel man.
  • Brigitte Bardot
    Brigitte Bardot
    French actress, singer and dancer 1934-
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    China once again disgusts the world, portraying the image of a cruel, perverted people devoid of any feelings towards animals.
  • Ouida
    Ouida
    English novelist, pseudonym of Maria Louise Ramé 1839-1908
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    A cruel story runs on wheels, and every hand oils the wheels as they run.
  • Finley Peter Dunne
    Finley Peter Dunne
    American Journalist, Humorist 1867-1936
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    A man's idea in a game of cards is war, cruel, devastating, and pitiless. A lady's idea of it is a combination of larceny, embezzlement and burglary.
  • Tennessee Williams
    Tennessee Williams
    American playwright 1911-1983
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    All cruel people describe themselves as paragons of frankness.
  • Ann Landers
    Ann Landers
    American columnist 1918-
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    All married couples should learn the art of battle as they should learn the art of making love. Good battle is objective and honest - never vicious or cruel. Good battle is healthy and constructive, and brings to a marriage the principle of equal partnership.
  • Publilius Syrus
    Publilius Syrus
    Syrian poet 1e century BC
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    An angry father is most cruel toward himself.
  • Caroline Knapp
    Caroline Knapp
    American writer and columnist
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    Anorexia is a response to cultural images of the female body - waiflike, angular - that both capitulates to the ideal and also mocks it, strips away all the ancillary signs of sexuality, strips away breasts and hips and butt and leaves in their place a garish caricature, a cruel cartoon of flesh and bone.
  • Wendell Phillips
    Wendell Phillips
    American Reformer, Orator 1811-1884
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    Aristocracy is always cruel.
  • Martin Luther
    Martin Luther
    German preacher 1483-1546
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    Cannons and fire-arms are cruel and damnable machines; I believe them to have been the direct suggestion of the Devil. If Adam had seen in a vision the horrible instruments his children were to invent, he would have died of grief.
  • Carlos Fuentes
    Carlos Fuentes
    Mexican novelist and essayist 1928-2012
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    Children know how to be cruel, and the cruelty of their elders is the surest residue of the malaise the young feel toward things strange, things other, things that reveal our own ignorance or insufficiency.
  • Ahmed Ben Bella
    Ahmed Ben Bella
    Algerian politician, socialist soldier and revolutionary 1916-2012
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    Colonialism is known in its primitive form, that is to say, by the permanent settling of repressive foreign powers, with an army, services, policies. This phase has known cruel colonial occupations which have lasted 300 years in Indonesia.
  • John Gay
    John Gay
    British playwright and poet 1688-1732
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    Cowards are cruel, but the brave love mercy and delight to save.
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
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    Cruel is the strife of brothers.
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