Quotes of Detested

“ For he hath not despised nor abhorred the affliction of the afflicted; neither hath he hid his face from him; but when he cried unto him, he heard. ”

- Bible

“ We always have been, we are, and I hope that we always shall be detested in France. ”

- Duke of Wellington

“ When a woman marries again, it is because she detested her first husband. When a man marries again, it is because he adored his first wife. Women try their luck; men risk theirs. ”

- Oscar Wilde

“ Man's drive for self expression, which over centuries built his monuments, does not stay within set bounds; the creations, which yesterday were the detested and obscene, become the classics of today. ”

- Matthew

“ It is horrible to see everything that one detested in the past coming back wearing the colors of the future. ”

- Jean Rostand

“ Men have always detested women's gossip because they suspect the truth: their measurements are being taken and compared. ”

- Erica Jong

“ Nothing can throw thee into the infernal abyss so much as this detested word — heed well! — this mine and thine. ”

- Angelus Silesius

“ In the beginning of a change, the patriot is a scarce man, and brave, and hated and scorned. When his cause succeeds, the timid join him, for then it costs nothing to be a patriot. ”

- Mark Twain

“ O world, world! thus is the poor agent despised. O traitors and bawds, how earnestly are you set a-work, and how ill requited! Why should our endeavor be so loved, and the performance so loathed? ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Life has taught me that it is not for our faults that we are disliked and even hated, but for our qualities. ”

- Bernard Berenson
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