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Letter "R" » reverses
«The law, in our case, seems to make the right; and the very reverse ought to be done - the right should make the law»
«Reversing your treatment of the man you have wronged is better than asking his forgiveness.»
«The photograph reverses the purpose of travel, which until now had been to encounter the strange and unfamiliar.»
«Do not allow yourself to be imprisoned by any affection. Keep your solitude. The day, if it ever comes, when you are given true affection there will be no opposition between interior solitude and friendship, quite the reverse. It is even by this infallible sign that you will recognize it.»
Author: Simone Weil
«Boredom is just the reverse side of fascination: both depend on being outside rather than inside a situation, and one leads to the other.»
«POSTERITY, n. An appellate court which reverses the judgment of a popular author's contemporaries, the appellant being his obscure competitor.»
Author: Ambrose Bierce
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«The man of noble mind seeks to achieve the good in others and not their evil. The little-minded man is the reverse of this.»
«The one who prosperity takes too much delight in will be the most shocked by reverses.»
«People should remain unaffected by what others may say. A true man is one who overcomes the ups and downs of life with fortitude. One should not recoil before reverses of fortunes. One should bravely face them and overcome them.»
«The greatest reverses of fortune are the most easily borne from a sort of dignity belonging to them.»