Quotes by insolence

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  • John Milton
    John Milton
    English poet, polemicist and man of letters 1608-1674
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    And when night, darkens the streets, then wander forth the sons of Belial, flown with insolence and wine.
  • Bryant H. McGill
    Bryant H. McGill
    American journalist and author 1969-
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    Callousness and insolence bring to bare unanimous social condemnation, while the simple efforts of politeness are admired; even in those who are otherwise despised.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    Patron: One who countenances, supports or protects. Commonly a wretch who supports with insolence, and is paid with flattery.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
    Mark Twain
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    Prosperity is the surest breeder of insolence I know.
  • Blaise Pascal
    Blaise Pascal
    French physicist, mathematician and philosopher 1623-1662
    Blaise Pascal
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    The imagination enlarges little objects so as to fill our souls with a fantastic estimate; and, with rash insolence, it belittles the great to its own measure, as when talking of God.
    Source: Pensees (1669)
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    The stupidity of men always invites the insolence of power.
  • True courage is cool and calm. The bravest of men have the least of a brutal, bullying insolence, and in the very time of danger are found the most serene and free.
  • André Maurois
    André Maurois
    French writer (ps. of Émile Herzog) 1885-1967
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    We appreciate frankness from those who like us. Frankness from others is called insolence.
  • André Maurois
    André Maurois
    French writer 1885-1967
    André Maurois
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    We appreciate frankness from those who like us. Frankness from others is called insolence.
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