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|REGRET I have often regretted what I have eaten, but never what I have drunk. - |
Bismarck Remorse: regret that one waited so long to do it. —Mencken Regret is
an appalling waste of energy; you can't build on it; it's only good for wallowing in.
|What accident victims most need is reparation not poignant expressions of |
remorse. As the Sage of Baltimore put it, "Remorse is regret that one waited so
long to do it." As a result of the baby's death and her own injuries, the mother
|Remorse — Regret that one waited so long to do it. Self-Respect — The secure |
feeling that no one, as yet, is suspicious. Suicide is a belated acquiescence in the
opinion of one's wife's relatives. Temptation is an irresistible force at work on a ...
|One who sticks pins into babies, and then makes a chart showing the ebb and |
flow of their yells. Psychotherapy. ... Remorse. Regret that one waited so long to
do it. Self-Respect. The secure feeling that no one, as yet, is suspicious. Sob.
|He is conventional : " Remorse : regret that one waited so long to do it." And he is |
swine-like: " Women's tears are the most precious things in the world. They
always cost some man or other at least $2 apiece." Rabelaisian wit is clearly Mr.
|Sententiae (1916) Mencken, H.L. The demagogue is one who preaches |
doctrines he knows to be untrue to men he knows to be idiots. Sententiae ...
Sententiae (1916) Mencken, H.L. Remorse - regret that one waited so long to do
it. Sententiae ...
|With On Apology, Aaron Lazare offers an eye-opening analysis of this vital interaction, illuminating an often hidden corner of the human heart.|
|But the buzzer was ringing and had been ringing long enough for him to realize it |
wasn't part of his dream. He swung his ... “Who's down there and what the hell is
so important?” “I have a ... “Wait a minute. What is this?” He was holding the door
handle in one hand and the papers in the other. “I don't read them. I just serve ...
|She searched her conscience for remorse and came at last to the conclusion she |
had never intended to leave. It's time to quit fooling yourself. Sarah my dear. Time
to face the fact you like what happened between you and Joel Ryan, and your
only regret is that you waited so long. ... One horse meant the woman was alone;
still he chanced a surreptitious glance about the barn's interior just to be on the ...
|Remorse In feeling remorse a person construes some particular action or |
omission of her own as a violation of standards that ... Perhaps she says to
herself such things as "If only I had waited another five minutes to go out for milk,"
and so by a ... That she feels remorse, rather than regret, is determined by the
terms in which she sees herself and the situation: in terms of ... Remorse's
defining proposition is, accordingly, something like this: It is very important not to
do wrong (omit right) in ...