Quotes: increases

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  • Josh Billings
    Josh Billings
    American humorist 1815-1885
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    Experience increases our wisdom but doesn't reduce our follies.
  • Francois de la Rochefoucauld
    Francois de la Rochefoucauld
    French writer 1613-1680
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    Absence diminishes little passions and increases great ones, as wind extinguishes candles and fans a fire.
  • Francois de la Rochefoucauld
    Francois de la Rochefoucauld
    French writer 1613-1680
    Francois de la Rochefoucauld
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    Absence diminishes small loves and increases great ones, as the wind blows out the candle and blows up the bonfire.
  • Friedrich Nietzsche
    Friedrich Nietzsche
    German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
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    All in all, punishment hardens and renders people more insensible; it concentrates; it increases the feeling of estrangement; it strengthens the power of resistance.
  • An anthill increases by accumulation. Medicine is consumed by distribution. That which is feared lessens by association. This is the thing to understand.
  • Charles Morgan
    Charles Morgan
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    As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.
  • Sallust
    Sallust
    Roman historian 86-34 BC
    Sallust
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    As the blessings of health and fortune have a beginning, so they must also find an end. Everything rises but to fall, and increases but to decay.
  • Francoise Sagan
    Francoise Sagan
    French authoress 1935-
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    Every little girl knows about love. It is only her capacity to suffer because of it that increases.
  • Jean de la Fontaine
    Jean de la Fontaine
    French writer 1621-1695
    Jean de la Fontaine
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    Friendship is the shadow of the evening, which increases with the setting sun of life.
  • Bill Delahunt
    Bill Delahunt
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    Governors of both political parties face a stark choice between unpopular tax increases and drastic cuts in Medicaid, education, public safety and other essential services.
  • Anne Grant
    Anne Grant
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    Grief is a normal and natural response to loss. It is originally an unlearned feeling process. Keeping grief inside increases your pain.
  • Ernest Hemingway
    Ernest Hemingway
    American writer 1899-1961
    Ernest Hemingway
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    Hesitation increases in relation to risk in equal proportion to age.
  • John Galsworthy
    John Galsworthy
    British writer, playwright 1867-1933
    John Galsworthy
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    Idealism increases in direct proportion to one's distance from the problem.
  • Arthur Laffer
    Arthur Laffer
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    It has always amazed me how tax cuts don't work until they take effect. Mr. Obama's experience with deferred tax rate increases will be the reverse. The economy will collapse in 2011.
  • Friedrich von Schiller
    Friedrich von Schiller
    German poet 1759-1805
    Friedrich von Schiller
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    It is criminal to steal a purse, daring to steal a fortune, a mark of greatness to steal a crown. The blame diminishes as the guilt increases.
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