Quotes of Condescension

“ Jesus Christ, the condescension of divinity, and the exaltation of humanity. ”

- Phillips Brooks

“ The social kiss is an exchange of insincerity between two combatants on the field of social advancement. It places hygiene before affection and condescension before all else. ”

- London Sunday Correspondent

“ There aren't many irritations to match the condescension which a woman metes out to a man who she believes has loved her vainly for the past umpteen years. ”

- Edward Hoagland
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