Quotes: scoundrel

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  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    Every man over forty is a scoundrel.
  • Heywood Broun
    Heywood Broun
    American Journalist, Novelist 1888-1939
    Heywood Broun
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    A technical objection is the first refuge of a scoundrel.
  • William Blake
    William Blake
    English poet 1757-1827
    William Blake
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    He who would do good to another must do it in Minute Particulars: general Good is the plea of the scoundrel, hypocrite, and flatterer, for Art and Science cannot exist but in minutely organized Particulars.
  • Joseph De Maistre
    Joseph De Maistre
    French diplomat and philosopher 1753-1821
    Joseph De Maistre
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    I don't know what a scoundrel is like, but I know what a respectable man is like, and it's enough to make one's flesh creep.
  • Abel Hermant
    Abel Hermant
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    I have no idea what the mind of a lowlife scoundrel is like, but I know what the mind of an honest man is like: it is terrifying.
  • Jonathan Swift
    Jonathan Swift
    English writer 1667-1745
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    If Heaven had looked upon riches to be a valuable thing, it would not have given them to such a scoundrel.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
    Samuel Johnson
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    Patriotism is the last refuge of the scoundrel.

  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
    Samuel Johnson
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    Whoever thinks of going to bed before twelve o clock is a scoundrel.
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