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  • George Santayana
    George Santayana
    Spanish - American philosopher 1863 - 1952
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    Advertising is the modern substitute for argument; its function is to make the worse appear the better.
  • William Somerset Maugham
    William Somerset Maugham
    English writer 1874-1965
    William Somerset Maugham
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    The ability to quote is a serviceable substitute for wit.
  • Warren Buffett
    Warren Buffett
    American investment entrepreneur 1930-
    Warren Buffett
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    A public opinion poll is no substitute for thought.
  • Bess Myerson
    Bess Myerson
    American politician and model 1924-2014
    Bess Myerson
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    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.
  • Ben Shahn
    Ben Shahn
    Lithuanian-born American artist 1898-1969
    Ben Shahn
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    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
    Alfred P. Sloan
    American businessman 1875-1966
    Alfred P. Sloan
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    Bedside manners are no substitute for the right diagnosis.
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
    Robert Louis Stevenson
    Scottish writer and poet 1850-1895
    Robert Louis Stevenson
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    Books are good enough in their own way, but they are a mighty bloodless substitute for life.
  • St. Augustine of Hippo
    St. Augustine of Hippo
    Roman African Christian theologian and philosopher 354-430
    St. Augustine of Hippo
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    Charity is no substitute for justice withheld.
  • Rush Limbaugh
    Rush Limbaugh
    American radio talk show host 1951-
    Rush Limbaugh
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    Compassion is no substitute for justice.
  • Russell Lynes
    Russell Lynes
    American editor, criticus 1910-
    Russell Lynes
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    Cynicism is the intellectual cripple's substitute for intelligence.
  • Charles Dickens
    Charles Dickens
    English writer 1812-1870
    Charles Dickens
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    Electric communication will never be a substitute for the face of someone who with their soul encourages another person to be brave and true.
  • Vikram Seth
    Vikram Seth
    Indian novelist and poet 1952-
    Vikram Seth
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    For a writer, obsession is a good substitute for self-discipline.
  • Charles Lamb
    Charles Lamb
    English essayist 1775-1834
    Charles Lamb
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    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.
  • Fran Lebowitz
    Fran Lebowitz
    American journalist 1951-
    Fran Lebowitz
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    Humility is no substitute for a good personality.
  • Christopher Hampton
    Christopher Hampton
    British playwright 1946-
    Christopher Hampton
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    I have always thought of sophistication as rather a feeble substitute for decadence.
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