Quotes by sentimentality

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  • William S. Burroughs
    William S. Burroughs
    American writer and artist 1914-1997
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    In deep sadness there is no place for sentimentality.
  • Arthur Ochs Sulzberger
    Arthur Ochs Sulzberger
    American journalist 1951-
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    In dread fear of sentimentality, another thing true is not said-that for its staff the paper is a source of pride and, I do believe, an object of affection and-yes, love.
  • Graham Greene
    Graham Greene
    English writer 1904-
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    Sentimentality - that's what we call the sentiment we don't share.
  • William Somerset Maugham
    William Somerset Maugham
    English writer 1874-1965
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    Sentimentality is the only sentiment that rubs you the wrong way.
  • Benjamin Mkapa
    Benjamin Mkapa
    Tanzanian politician 1938-2020
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    The idea of African brotherhood is often just a cover-up for laziness. We must see what is achievable in our circumstances and evaluate all decisions. In terms of regional economic integration, sentimentality is not enough. We really have to be frank and honest.
    Source: September 1999
  • Milan Kundera
    Milan Kundera
    Tsjech writer and criticus 1929-
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    The only relationship that can make both partners happy is one in which sentimentality has no place and neither partner makes any claim on the life and freedom of the other.
    Source: De ondraaglijke lichtheid van het bestaan (1984)
  • Alice Walker
    Alice Walker
    American Author, Critic 1944-
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    The sight of a Black nun strikes their sentimentality; and, as I am unalterably rooted in native ground, they consider me a work of primitive art, housed in a magical color; the incarnation of civilized, anti-heathenism, and the fruit of a triumphing idea.
  • Alice Hamilton
    Alice Hamilton
    American physician, research scientist, and author 1869-1970
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    When I talked to my medical friends about the strange silence on this subject in American medical magazines and textbooks, I gained the impression that here was a subject tainted with Socialism or with feminine sentimentality for the poor.
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