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  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    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.
  • Gertrude Stein
    Gertrude Stein
    American author 1874-1946
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    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.
  • Bono
    Bono
    Irish singer, songwriter, philanthropist, activist and businessman 1960-
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    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
    B. C. Forbes
    American Publisher 1880-1954
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    Better to be occasionally cheated than perpetually suspicious.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    He that is already corrupt is naturally suspicious, and he that becomes suspicious will quickly become corrupt.
  • Alfred N. Whitehead
    Alfred N. Whitehead
    English philosopher and mathematician 1861-1947
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    I have always noticed that deeply and truly religious persons are fond of a joke, and I am suspicious of those who aren't.
  • Andrew Cohen
    Andrew Cohen
    American spiritual teacher 1955-
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    I'm suspicious of any man or woman who approaches their own liberation with any kind of gender bias.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    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
    Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    English poet and critic 1772-1834
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    Plagiarists are always suspicious of being stolen from.
  • Henry Louis Mencken
    Henry Louis Mencken
    American journalist and critic 1880-1956
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    Self-respect: the secure feeling that no one, as yet, is suspicious.
  • Adrienne Clarkson
    Adrienne Clarkson
    Hong Kong-born Canadian journalist and stateswoman 1939-
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    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.
  • Jean Rostand
    Jean Rostand
    French writer 1897-1977
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    The least one can say of power is that a vocation for it is suspicious.
  • Billy Collins
    Billy Collins
    American poet 1941-
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    The public is probably more suspicious of poets than women, and maybe for good reason.
  • Eric Hoffer
    Eric Hoffer
    American writer 1902-1983
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    The suspicious mind believes more than it doubts. It believes in a formidable and ineradicable evil lurking in every person.
  • Billy Corgan
    Billy Corgan
    American musician, singer and songwriter 1967-
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    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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