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English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
Suspicion is not less an enemy to virtue than to happiness; he that is already corrupt is naturally suspicious, and he that becomes suspicious will quickly be corrupt.
American author 1874-1946
Americans are very friendly and very suspicious, that is what Americans are and that is what always upsets the foreigner, who deals with them, they are so friendly how can they be so suspicious they are so suspicious how can they be so friendly but they just are.
Irish singer, songwriter, philanthropist, activist and businessman 1960-
Because I was suspicious of the traditional Christian church, I tended to tar them all with the same brush. That was a mistake, because there are righteous people working in a whole rainbow of belief systems - from Hasidic Jews to right-wing Bible Belters to charismatic Catholics.
B. C. Forbes
American Publisher 1880-1954
Better to be occasionally cheated than perpetually suspicious.
English writer 1709-1784
He that is already corrupt is naturally suspicious, and he that becomes suspicious will quickly become corrupt.
Alfred N. Whitehead
English philosopher and mathematician 1861-1947
I have always noticed that deeply and truly religious persons are fond of a joke, and I am suspicious of those who aren't.
American spiritual teacher 1955-
I'm suspicious of any man or woman who approaches their own liberation with any kind of gender bias.
George Bernard Shaw
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
It has taken me nearly twenty years of studied self-restraint, aided by the natural decay of my faculties, to make myself dull enough to be accepted as a serious person by the British public; and I am not sure that I am not still regarded as a suspicious character in some quarters.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
English poet and critic 1772-1834
Plagiarists are always suspicious of being stolen from.
Henry Louis Mencken
American journalist and critic 1880-1956
Self-respect: the secure feeling that no one, as yet, is suspicious.
Hong Kong-born Canadian journalist and stateswoman 1939-
Sometimes we read or hear too much news that makes us fearful or suspicious of others. We can forget that most of the people that we know, or at least encounter regularly, are decent and friendly.
French writer 1897-1977
The least one can say of power is that a vocation for it is suspicious.
American poet 1941-
The public is probably more suspicious of poets than women, and maybe for good reason.
American writer 1902-1983
The suspicious mind believes more than it doubts. It believes in a formidable and ineradicable evil lurking in every person.
American musician, singer and songwriter 1967-
There is something mighty suspicious about declaring an emergency for something that has yet to show itself to be a grand pandemic.
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