Quotes by superior

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  • Socrates
    Socrates
    Greek philosopher 469 BC - 399 BC
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    Once made equal to man, woman becomes his superior.
  • Plato
    Plato
    Greek philosopher 427 BC - 347 BC
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    All things will be produced in superior quantity and quality, and with greater ease, when each man works at a single occupation, in accordance with his natural gifts, and at the right moment, without meddling with anything else.
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
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    Inferiors revolt in order that they may be equal, and equals that they may be superior. Such is the state of mind which creates revolutions.
  • Confucius
    Confucius
    Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
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    The superior man is modest in his speech but exceeds in his actions.
  • Confucius
    Confucius
    Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
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    The superior man thinks always of virtue; the common man thinks of comfort.
  • Confucius
    Confucius
    Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
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    The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.
  • Confucius
    Confucius
    Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
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    The superior man will watch over himself when he is alone. He examines his heart that there may be nothing wrong there, and that he may have no cause of dissatisfaction with himself.
  • Confucius
    Confucius
    Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
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    The way of the superior person is threefold; virtuous, they are free from anxieties; wise they are free from perplexities; and bold they are free from fear.
  • Ouida
    Ouida
    English novelist, pseudonym of Maria Louise Ramé 1839-1908
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    To vice, innocence must always seem only a superior kind of chicanery.
  • Confucius
    Confucius
    Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
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    What the superior person seeks is in themselves. What the mean person seeks is in others.
  • Baltasar Gracian
    Baltasar Gracian
    Spanish Jesuit, writer and philosopher 1601-1658
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    All victories breed hate, and that over your superior is foolish or fatal.
  • Henry Louis Mencken
    Henry Louis Mencken
    American journalist and critic 1880-1956
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    Archbishop - A Christian ecclesiastic of a rank superior to that attained by Christ.
  • Ada Leverson
    Ada Leverson
    British writer 1862-1933
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    As a rule the person found out in a betrayal of love holds, all the same, the superior position of the two. It is the betrayed one who is humiliated.
    Source: Loves Shadow (1908) Ch. xxxix
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
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    As a thinker and planner the ant is the equal of any savage race of men; as a self-educated specialist in several arts she is the superior of any savage race of men; and in one or two high mental qualities she is above the reach of any man, savage or civilized!
  • Buddy Hackett
    Buddy Hackett
    American actor and comedian 1924-2003
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    At the Sahara, the seats are banked and most of the audience is looking down at the stage. Everybody in the business knows: Up for singers, down for comics. The people want to idealize a singer. They want to feel superior to a comic. You're trying to make them laugh. They can't laugh at someone they're looking up to.
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