Quotes of Direst

“ From lightest words sometimes the direst quarrel springs. ”

- Cato the Elder

“ AIDS obliges people to think of sex as having, possibly, the direst consequences: suicide. Or murder. ”

- Susan Sontag

“ His friends he loved. His direst earthly foes — cats — I believe he did but feign to hate. My hand will miss the insinuated nose, mine eyes the tail that wagg'd contempt at Fate. ”

- Sir William Watson
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