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  • Gerald Early
    Gerald Early
    American essayist and American 1952-
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    Everyone in our culture wants to win a prize. Perhaps that is the grand lesson we have taken with us from kindergarten in the age of perversions of Dewey-style education: everyone gets a ribbon, and praise becomes a meaningless narcotic to soothe egoistic distemper.
  • Anne Frank
    Anne Frank
    Dutch Jewish Refugee, Diarist 1929-1945
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    I soothe my conscience now with the thought that it is better for hard words to be on paper than that Mummy should carry them in her heart.
  • Edmund Burke
    Edmund Burke
    English politician and philosopher 1729-1797
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    Manners are of more importance than laws. Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or purify, exalt or debase, barbarize or refine us, by a constant, steady, uniform, insensible operation, like that of the air we breathe in.
  • William Congreve
    William Congreve
    British Dramatist 1670-1729
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    Music has charms to soothe the savage beast, to soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak.
  • Josh Billings
    Josh Billings
    American humorist 1815-1885
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    Music hath the charm to soothe a savage beast, but I'd try a revolver first.
  • Oliver Goldsmith
    Oliver Goldsmith
    Irish writer and poet 1728-1774
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    When lovely woman stoops to folly, and finds too late that men betray, what charm can soothe her melancholy, what art can wash her guilt away?
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