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Disclaimer If anyone disagrees with anything I say, I am quite prepared to not only retract it, but also to deny under oath I ever said it.
– T. Lehrer
DISCLAIMER: A society where such disclaimers are needed is saddening.
– Unknown
Disconnecting from change does not recapture the past. It loses the future.
– Kathleen Norris
Discontent is like ink poured into water, which fills the whole fountain full of blackness. It casts a cloud over the mind, and renders it more occupied about the evil which disquiets it than about the means of removing it.
– Feltham
Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. As a peacemaker the lawyer has superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough.
– Abraham Lincoln
Discouragement is simply the despair of wounded self-love.
– Francois de Fenelon
Discourtesy does not spring merely from one bad quality, but from several--from foolish vanity, from ignorance of what is due to others, from indolence, from stupidity, from distraction of thought, from contempt of others, from jealousy.
– Jean de la Bruyere
Discovery consists in seeing what everyone else has seen and thinking what no one else has thought.
– Albert Szent-Gyorgi
Discovery consists of seeing what everybody has seen and thinking what nobody has thought.
– Albert von Szent-Gyorgyi
Discovery requires courage and acceptance that we are not in control, and that the future is uncertain.
– Bryant McGill
Discretion in speech is more than eloquence.
– Francis Bacon
Discretion is being able to raise your eyebrow instead of your voice.
– Anonymous
Discretion is knowing how to hide that which we cannot remedy.
– Spanish Proverb
Discretion is not the better part of biography.
– Lytton Strachey
Discretion is the better part of valor.
– Anonymous
Discretion is the perfection of reason, and a guide to us in all the duties of life.
– La Bruyere
Discretion is the salt, and fancy the sugar of life the one preserves, the other sweetens it.
– John Christian Bovee
Discrimination is a hellhound that gnaws at Negroes in every waking moment of their lives to remind them that the lie of their inferiority is accepted as truth in the society dominating them.
– Martin Luther King, Jr.
Discussion is an exchange of knowledge; argument an exchange of ignorance.
– Robert Quillen
Disease an never be conquered, can never be quelled by emotion's willful screaming or faith's symbolic prayer. It can only be conquered by the energy of humanity and the cunning in the mind of man. In the patience of a Curie, in the enlightenment of a Faraday, a Rutherford, a Pasteur, a Nightingale, and all other apostles of light and cleanliness, rather than of a woebegone godliness, we shall find final deliverance from plague, pestilence, and famine.
– Seán O'Casey
Disease is an experience of a so-called mortal mind. It is fear made manifest on the body.
– Mary Baker Eddy
Disease is the retribution of outraged Nature.
– Hosea Ballou
Disease often comes with a smiling face.
– Dejan Stojanovic
Disguise is what enhances the experience of a BLESSING!!!!
– Siddharth Astir
Disgust with dirt can be so great that it prevents us from cleaning ourselves - from "justifying" ourselves.
– Friedrich Nietzsche, Aphorisms in Beyond Good and Evil

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