Quotes by unfair

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  • Marianne Moore
    Marianne Moore
    American poet 1887-1972
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    A writer is unfair to himself when he is unable to be hard on himself.
  • Bill Delahunt
    Bill Delahunt
    American lawyer and politician 1941-
    Bill Delahunt
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    Brick and mortar businesses - and the communities that depend on them - cannot continue to bear an unfair sales tax burden from which their on-line competitors are effectively exempt.
  • Terence
    Terence
    Roman writer of comedies BC 185-159
    Terence
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    How unfair the fate which ordains that those who have the least should be always adding to the treasury of the wealthy.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    I can stand brute force, but brute reason is quite unbearable. There is something unfair about its use. It is hitting below the intellect.
  • Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Roman statesman and writer 106 BC - 43 BC
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    I prefer the most unfair peace to the most righteous war.
  • Albert Ellis
    Albert Ellis
    American psychologist 1913-2007
    Albert Ellis
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    I think it's unfair, but they have the right as fallible, screwed-up humans to be unfair; that's the human condition.
  • Eugenie Clark
    Eugenie Clark
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    In the beginning, I wanted to enter what was essentially a man's field. I wanted to prove I could do it. Then I found that when I did as well as the men in the field I got more credit for my work because I am a woman, which seems unfair.
  • Gerald F. Lieberman
    Gerald F. Lieberman
    American writer
    Gerald F. Lieberman
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    It is unfair to believe everything we hear about lawyers, some of it might not be true.
  • William Somerset Maugham
    William Somerset Maugham
    English writer 1874-1965
    William Somerset Maugham
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    It is unfair to expect a politician to live in private up to the statements he makes in public.
  • Jane Austen
    Jane Austen
    English writer 1775-1817
    Jane Austen
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    It is very unfair to judge any body's conduct, without an intimate knowledge of their situation.
  • Barbara McClintock
    Barbara McClintock
    American scientist and cytogeneticist 1902-1992
    Barbara McClintock
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    It might seem unfair to reward a person for having so much pleasure over the years, asking the maize plant to solve specific problems and then watching its responses.
  • Simone de Beauvoir
    Simone de Beauvoir
    French authoress and philosopher 1908-1986
    Simone de Beauvoir
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    It's frightening to think that you mark your children merely by being yourself. It seems unfair. You can't assume the responsibility for everything you do - or don't do.
  • Bob Graham
    Bob Graham
    American politician and author 1936-
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    It's fundamentally unfair to have so much of the tax relief go to so few. And it is a 10-year tax plan rather than one, as mine, focused on the next two years, which in my opinion is the critical time to jumpstart the economy.
  • Francis Picabia
    Francis Picabia
    French painter and poet 1878-1953
    Francis Picabia
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    Nature is unfair? So much the better, inequality is the only bearable thing, the monotony of equality can only lead us to boredom.
  • Anton Chekhov
    Anton Chekhov
    Russian playwright and short story writer 1860-1904
    Anton Chekhov
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    No matter how corrupt and unjust a convict may be, he loves fairness more than anything else. If the people placed over him are unfair, from year to year he lapses into an embittered state characterized by an extreme lack of faith.
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