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The politician is trained in the art of inexactitude. His words tend to be blunt or rounded, because if they have a cutting edge they may later return to wound him. - Edward R. Murrow
Abruptness is an eloquence in parting, when spinning out the time is but the weaving of new sorrow. - Sir John Suckling
Few things are brought to a successful issue by impetuous desire, but most by calm and prudent forethought. - Thucydides
If I ever marry, it will be on a sudden impulse, as a man shoots himself. - Henry Louis Mencken
I came, though the child of entirely irreligious (Jewish) parents, to a deep religiousness, which, however, reached an abrupt end at the age of twelve. - Albert Einstein
A hasty judgement is a first step to recantation. - Publius [Publilius Syrus]
He was always smoothing and polishing himself, and in the end he became blunt before he was sharp. - Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
Great joy, especially after a sudden change of circumstances, is apt to be silent, and dwells rather in the heart than on the tongue. - Henry Fielding
Revolution: In politics, an abrupt change in the form of misgovernment. (The Devil's Dictionary) - Ambrose Bierce