Quotes by incurable

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  • Ashleigh Brilliant
    Ashleigh Brilliant
    American author and cartoonist 1933-
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    Life is an incurable condition: the only known treatment is to try to keep the patient comfortable.
  • Abraham J. Heschel
    Abraham J. Heschel
    Polish-born American rabbi 1907-1972
    Abraham J. Heschel
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    A test of a people is how it behaves toward the old. It is easy to love children. Even tyrants and dictators make a point of being fond of children. But the affection and care for the old, the incurable, the helpless are the true gold mines of a culture.
  • Edmund Burke
    Edmund Burke
    English politician and philosopher 1729-1797
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    And having looked to government for bread, on the very first scarcity they will turn and bite the hand that fed them. To avoid that evil, government will redouble the causes of it; and then it will become inveterate and incurable.
  • Barry Commoner
    Barry Commoner
    American cellular biologist, college professor, and politician 1917-2012
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    Environmental pollution is an incurable disease. It can only be prevented.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
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    I can get no remedy against this consumption of the purse: borrowing only lingers and lingers it out, but the disease is incurable.
  • Abraham Cowley
    Abraham Cowley
    English poet
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    Life is an incurable disease.
  • Alistair Cooke
    Alistair Cooke
    British journalist 1908-
    Alistair Cooke
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    Man has an incurable habit of not fulfilling the prophecies of his fellow men.
  • Ogden Nash
    Ogden Nash
    American poet 1902-1971
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    Man is a victim of dope in the incurable form of hope.
  • Bernard M. Baruch
    Bernard M. Baruch
    American investor, philanthropist, statesman, and political consultant 1870-1965
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    There are no such things as incurable s. There are only things for which man has not found a cure.
  • David Hume
    David Hume
    Scottish Philosopher, Historian 1711-1776
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    Where ambition can cover its enterprises, even to the person himself, under the appearance of principle, it is the most incurable and inflexible of passions.
  • Juvenal
    Juvenal
    Roman poet about 1st century AD
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    Writing is the incurable itch that possesses many.
  • Robert Collier
    Robert Collier
    American author 1885-1950
    Robert Collier
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    You can do anything you think you can. This knowledge is literally the gift of the gods, for through it you can solve every human problem. It should make of you an incurable optimist. It is the open door.
  • Ambrose Bierce
    Ambrose Bierce
    American writer 1842-1914
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    Laughter - An interior convulsion, producing a distortion of the features and accompanied by inarticulate noises. It is infectious and, though intermittent, incurable.
  • Ambrose Bierce
    Ambrose Bierce
    American writer 1842-1914
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    Laughter: An interior convulsion, producing a distortion of the features and accompanied by inarticulate noises. It is infectious and, though intermittent, incurable.
    Source: The Devil's Dictionary (1911)
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