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|—Emerson • Nobody is forgotten when it is convenient to remember him. —|
Benjamin Disraelli • The lazy are always waiting to do something. —
Vauvenargues • It is more shameful to distrust one's friends than to be deceived
|Disraeli, Benjamin Nobody is forgotten when it is convenient to remember him. - |
Disraeli, Benjamin There is no waste of time in life like that of making
explanations. - Disraeli, Benjamin As a general rule, the most successful man in
life is the ...
|The Fine Art of Political Wit (Leon A. Harris; 1965) 60 Nobody is forgotten when it |
is convenient to remember him. Attrib. 61 When I meet a man whose name I can't
remember, I give myself two minutes; then, if it is a hopeless case, I always say, ...
|I had forgotten him, hut now I remember I thought so the last time he was here. |
The best thing is to have no manners. Now doesn't he put that well ?" " I dare say
he finds it convenient," responded the Dowager. " How do you do, Mynheer ...
|A Collection of Dialogues, Readings and Recitations : Arranged in Programs of |
Convenient Length for School Or Evening Entertainments ... Have you all
forgotten him? ... I knew you had, And his wife—I see you remember her“ Ah, that
was nearly as bad. ... And even that money he takes 05', boys, And spends it all
for a drop— He's going down hill with the brakes ofi', boys, Can nobody make
|France imagines'him in the days after his dismissal, having secured enough ,|
wealth to be quite independent, going down to his ... The Coptic Church,—and
nobody can be dogmatic in saying they were wrong, has a legend or a tradition,
that Pilate ... and all conscience, and have forgotten Jesus of Nazareth, and who
say in effect: “I don't seem to remember Him. ... the conflict within his own soul
between conscience and convenience, and at last letting the voices of a mad
mob prevail, ...
|Fanny was an innocent nursemaid, whom Sir Charles Dilke does not remember |
by sight. ... going to say Conscience, but I will not say so— his convenience, his
position, and his reputation in the world and in society began to urge him to
|What we remember of Kennedy are not the mistakes, but the aspirations. ... There |
were so many better actors, and nobody remembers them anymore. That's the
real crime—that Kennedy should get all the attention—but the guys who made
him look so good are all passed over and forgotten. ... He's just a convenient
|“My friend, you must have forgotten about old Hank. ... Nobody down in Chicago |
believed a rat could be a big as that one so I said we'd just catch him and bring
him down there with ... I remember him. ... Setting the food box in a convenient
spot, he tossed tidbits of this and that all around the box to get The Hammer used
|Being a Service Manual Consisting of a Compilation in Convenient, Handy Form, |
of "customs of the Service" and Other Matters of a Practical, Worth-knowing
Nature . ... The shilling borrowed at pool is apt to be sooner forgotten than the
sovereign lent at a race meeting . ... The human machine is a poor contrivance
when it stops running because nobody happens to replenish its hopper. ...
Remember Lord St. Leonards' answer to the snob who reminded him that his
father was a barber.