Quotes by inferiors

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  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
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    Inferiors revolt in order that they may be equal, and equals that they may be superior. Such is the state of mind which creates revolutions.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    A man makes inferiors his superiors by heat; self-control is the rule.
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
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    In America everybody is of opinion that he has no social superiors, since all men are equal, but he does not admit that he has no social inferiors.
  • William Somerset Maugham
    William Somerset Maugham
    English writer 1874-1965
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    Lady Hodmarsh and the duchess immediately assumed the clinging affability that persons of rank assume with their inferiors in order to show them that they are not in the least conscious of any difference in station between them.
  • Miguel de Cervantes
    Miguel de Cervantes
    Spanish writer 1547-1616
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    One of the most considerable advantages the great have over their inferiors is to have servants as good as themselves.
  • Plato
    Plato
    Greek philosopher 427 BC - 347 BC
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    One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors.
  • Alexis de Tocqueville
    Alexis de Tocqueville
    French diplomat, political scientist, and historian 1805-1859
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    The French want no-one to be their superior. The English want inferiors. The Frenchman constantly raises his eyes above him with anxiety. The Englishman lowers his beneath him with satisfaction.
  • Hitopadesa
    Hitopadesa
    Indian text in Sanskrit
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    The mind is lowered through association with inferiors. With equals it attains equality; and with superiors, superiority.
  • Napoleon
    Napoleon
    French Emperor 1769-1821
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    The most insupportable of tyrannies is that of inferiors.
  • William Hazlitt
    William Hazlitt
    English writer 1778-1830
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    The truly proud man knows neither superiors or inferiors. The first he does not admit of - the last he does not concern himself about.
  • William M. Thackeray
    William M. Thackeray
    British writer 1811-1863
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    There is no good in living in a society where you are merely the equal of everybody else. The true pleasure of life is to live with your inferiors.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
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    To be humble to superiors is duty, to equals courtesy, to inferiors nobleness.
  • Irving Layton
    Irving Layton
    Canadian poet 1912-
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    When you argue with your inferiors, you convince them of only one thing: they are as clever as you.
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