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Spanish - American philosopher 1863 - 1952
Advertising is the modern substitute for argument; its function is to make the worse appear the better.
William Somerset Maugham
English writer 1874-1965
The ability to quote is a serviceable substitute for wit.
American investment entrepreneur 1930-
A public opinion poll is no substitute for thought.
American politician and model 1924-2014
All the praise I received couldn't substitute for the praise I had never received from my mother at home. I longed for some wonderful man to come and save me from my life - but there didn't seem to be any, at least not for me.
Lithuanian-born American artist 1898-1969
Art almost always has its ingredient of impudence, its flouting of established authority, so that it may substitute its own authority and its own enlightenment.
Alfred P. Sloan
American businessman 1875-1966
Bedside manners are no substitute for the right diagnosis.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Scottish writer and poet 1850-1895
Books are good enough in their own way, but they are a mighty bloodless substitute for life.
St. Augustine of Hippo
Roman African Christian theologian and philosopher 354-430
Charity is no substitute for justice withheld.
American radio talk show host 1951-
Compassion is no substitute for justice.
American editor, criticus 1910-
Cynicism is the intellectual cripple's substitute for intelligence.
English writer 1812-1870
Electric communication will never be a substitute for the face of someone who with their soul encourages another person to be brave and true.
Indian novelist and poet 1952-
For a writer, obsession is a good substitute for self-discipline.
English essayist 1775-1834
For God's sake (I never was more serious) don't make me ridiculous any more by terming me gentle-hearted in print... substitute drunken dog, ragged head, seld-shaven, odd-eyed, stuttering, or any other epithet which truly and properly belongs to the gentleman in question.
American journalist 1951-
Humility is no substitute for a good personality.
British playwright 1946-
I have always thought of sophistication as rather a feeble substitute for decadence.
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