Quotes: invariably

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  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
    Oscar Wilde
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    A man who moralizes is usually a hypocrite, and a woman who moralizes is invariably plain.
  • George Orwell
    George Orwell
    English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
    George Orwell
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    Progress is not an illusion, it happens, but it is slow and invariably disappointing.
  • Robert A. Heinlein
    Robert A. Heinlein
    American science fiction writer 1907-1988
    Robert A. Heinlein
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    A competent and self-confident person is incapable of jealousy in anything. Jealousy is invariably a symptom of neurotic insecurity.
  • B. C. Forbes
    B. C. Forbes
    American Publisher 1880-1954
    B. C. Forbes
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    A price has to be paid for success. Almost invariably those who have reached the summits worked harder and longer, studied and planned more assiduously, practiced more self-denial, overcame more difficulties than those of us who have not risen so far.
  • George Orwell
    George Orwell
    English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
    George Orwell
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    All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.



  • Julie Burchill
    Julie Burchill
    British journalist, writer
    Julie Burchill
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    As with most liberal sexual ideas, what makes the world a better place for men invariably makes it a duller and more dangerous place for women.
  • Edgar Allan Poe
    Edgar Allan Poe
    American poet, writer and critic 1809-1845
    Edgar Allan Poe
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    Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
  • Karl Kraus
    Karl Kraus
    Austrian writer and journalist 1874-1936
    Karl Kraus
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    Corruption is worse than prostitution. The latter might endanger the morals of an individual, the former invariably endangers the morals of the entire country.
  • Aleister Crowley
    Aleister Crowley
    British occultist 1875-1947
    Aleister Crowley
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    Falsehood is invariably the child of fear in one form or another.
  • Alexander Graham Bell
    Alexander Graham Bell
    Scottish-born scientist, inventor, engineer, and innovator 1847-1922
    Alexander Graham Bell
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    Great discoveries and improvements invariably involve the cooperation of many minds. I may be given credit for having blazed the trail, but when I look at the subsequent developments I feel the credit is due to others rather than to myself.
  • His imagination conceived and bore - worlds; but nothing in these worlds became alive until he discovered its true and living name. The name was the breath of life; and, sooner or later, he invariably found it.
  • George Borrow
    George Borrow
    English writer of novels and travel books 1803-1881
    George Borrow
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    I am invariably of the politics of the people at whose table I sit, or beneath whose roof I sleep.
  • Calvin Coolidge
    Calvin Coolidge
    American president 1872-1933
    Calvin Coolidge
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    I have found it advisable not to give too much heed to what people say when I am trying to accomplish something of consequence. Invariably they proclaim it can't be done. I deem that the very best time to make the effort.
  • Cavett Robert
    Cavett Robert
    American businessman and founder of the National Speakers Association 1907-1997
    Cavett Robert
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    If we study the lives of great men and women carefully and unemotionally we find that, invariably, greatness was developed, tested and revealed through the darker periods of their lives. One of the largest tributaries of the RIVER OF GREATNESS is always the STREAM OF ADVERSITY.
  • Larry McMurtry
    Larry McMurtry
    American novelist, essayist, bookseller, and screenwriter 1936-
    Larry McMurtry
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    Incompetents invariably make trouble for people other than themselves.
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