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Clap an extinguisher upon your irony if you are unhappily blessed with a vein of it.


Charles Lamb


#clap #extinguisher #irony #unhappily #upon

You don't extinguish fire by adding more fire, you need water.


Pope Shenouda III


#extinguish #fire #more #need #water

Age has been the perfect fire extinguisher for flaming youth.


Navjot Singh Sidhu


#been #extinguisher #fire #flaming #perfect

In all parts of the Old World, as well as of the New, it was evident that Columbus had kindled a fire in every mariner's heart. That fire was the harbinger of a new era, for it was not to be extinguished.


Charles Kendall Adams


#era #every #evident #extinguished #fire

As we descend deeper and deeper in this region its inhabitants become more and more modified, and fewer and fewer, indicating our approach towards an abyss where life is either extinguished , or exhibits but a few sparks to mark its lingering presence.


Edward Forbes


#approach #become #deeper #descend #either

By these purchases the Indian title, with moderate reservations, has been extinguished to the whole of the land within the limits of the State of Ohio, and to a part of that in the Michigan Territory and of the State of Indiana.


James Monroe


#extinguished #indian #indiana #land #limits

The use of fashions in thought is to distract men from their real dangers. We direct the fashionable outcry of each generation against those vices of which it is in the least danger, and fix its approval on the virtue that is nearest the vice which we are trying to make endemic. The game is to have them all running around with fire extinguishers whenever there’s a flood; and all crowding to that side of the boat which is already nearly gone under.


C.S. Lewis


#clive #extinguishers #fashions #lewis #staples

Good fame is like fire; when you have kindled you may easily preserve it; but if you extinguish it, you will not easily kindle it again.


Francis Bacon


#easily #extinguish #fame #fire #good

Tolerance - the function of an extinguished ardor - tolerance cannot seduce the young.


Emile M. Cioran


#cannot #extinguished #function #seduce #tolerance

Whilst shame keeps its watch, virtue is not wholly extinguished in the heart; nor will moderation be utterly exiled from the minds of tyrants.


Edmund Burke


#extinguished #heart #keeps #minds #moderation






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