"No sadder proof can be given of a person's own tiny stature, than their disbelief in great people."
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"In judging others, folks will work overtime for no pay."
"Though by whim, envy, or resentment led, they damn those authors whom they never read."
"They condemn what they do not understand."
"He cannot be strict in judging, who does not wish others to be strict judges of himself."
"Every crisis offers you extra desired power."
"Every little thing counts in a crisis."
"Crises and deadlocks when they occur have at least this advantage, that they force us to think."
"These are the times that try men's souls."
"Watch out for emergencies. They are your big chance."
"The time is out of joint. O cursed spite that ever I was born to set it right!"
"There's a fine line between participation and mockery."
"Their is no defense against criticism except obscurity."
"Most of us are umpires at heart; we like to call balls and strikes on somebody else."
"Criticism should be a casual conversation."
"It is from the womb of art that criticism was born."
"A negative judgment gives you more satisfaction than praise, provided it smacks of jealousy."
"Be swift to hear, slow to speak, and slow to wrath."
"The covers of this book are too far apart."
"Satire is often the reflection of a kind of moral nausea."
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