Quotes by harsh

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  • Christian Nevell Bovee
    Christian Nevell Bovee
    American writer 1820-1904
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    A pleasant illusion is better than a harsh reality.
  • Bill Walsh
    Bill Walsh
    American football coach 1931-2007
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    A harsh reality of newspaper editing is that the deadlines don't allow for the polish that you expect in books or even magazines.
  • Bradley Chicho
    Bradley Chicho
    English poet
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    Companions are we, enlivened by a mighty gallop quickly sliding a harsh straw basket of sea foam gathered astride the tide.
  • William C. Bryant
    William C. Bryant
    American poet, editor 1794-1878
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    Difficulty, my brethren, is the nurse of greatness - a harsh nurse, who roughly rocks her foster-children into strength and athletic proportion.
  • Brit Morin
    Brit Morin
    American entrepreneur 1985-
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    Don't let a lack of big company names on your resume get you down, but also, don't let it feed a Silicon Valley ego. Oftentimes, the best candidates come from startups or smaller companies. It shows they are open to risk and can keep up with the long hours and occasional harsh demands.
  • Aeschylus
    Aeschylus
    Greek dramatist BC 525-456
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    Every ruler is harsh whose laws is new.
  • Bret Easton Ellis
    Bret Easton Ellis
    American author, screenwriter, short-story writer, and director 1964-
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    Exploitation is a harsh word, I know that, but on a certain level, to me that is the central Hollywood story.
  • Claude Adrien Helvétius
    Claude Adrien Helvétius
    French philosopher 1715-1771
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    Harsh counsels have no effect; they are like hammers which are always repulsed by the anvil.
  • Virgil
    Virgil
    Roman poet 70-19 BC
    Virgil
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    Harsh necessity, and the newness of my kingdom, force me to do such things and to guard my frontiers everywhere.
  • William Wordsworth
    William Wordsworth
    English poet 1770-1850
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    Hearing often-times the still, sad music of humanity, nor harsh nor grating, though of ample power to chasten and subdue.
  • Ben Shapiro
    Ben Shapiro
    American conservative political commentator and attorney 1984-
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    Hillary Clinton is not that fascinating a person. According to those who have spent time with her, she's harsh and demanding. According to those who haven't - like her husband - she's a delight.
  • John Milton
    John Milton
    English poet, polemicist and man of letters 1608-1674
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    How charming is divine philosophy! Not harsh and crabbed, as dull fools suppose, but musical as is Apollo's lute, and a perpetual feast of nectared sweets, where no crude surfeit reigns.
  • Benazir Bhutto
    Benazir Bhutto
    Pakistani politician 1953-2007
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    In 1988, when democracy was restored, the military establishment was still very powerful. The extremist groups were still there. And when the aid and assistance to Pakistan was cut, we had to adopt harsh economic policies. So in a way, it showed that democracy doesn't pay, and the military was able to reassert itself.
  • Birgitte Hjort Sorensen
    Birgitte Hjort Sorensen
    Danish actrice 1982-
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    In the U.K., journalists are a little bit more ruthless than in Denmark. I have a feeling the tabloid press in the U.K. is pretty harsh.
  • Virginia Woolf
    Virginia Woolf
    English writer 1882-1941
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    Inevitably we look upon society, so kind to you, so harsh to us, as an ill-fitting form that distorts the truth; deforms the mind; fetters the will.
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