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Wicked is not much worse than indiscreet.
- John Donne

All enterprises that are entered into with indiscreet
zeal may be pursued with great vigor at first,
but are sure to collapse in the end.
- Tacitus

Indeed, I was so afraid to dishonour my friends and
family by my indiscreet actions,
that I rather chose to be accounted a fool,
than to be thought rude or wanton.
- Margaret Cavendish

The function of a briefing paper is to prevent the
ambassador from saying something dreadfully indiscreet.
I sometimes think its true object is to prevent the
ambassador from saying anything at all.
- Kingman Brewster, Jr.

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The wicked leader is he who the people despise.
The good leader is he who the people revere.
The great leader is he who the people say, "We did it ourselves."
- Lao Tzu

Virtue is persecuted more by the wicked
than it is loved by the good.
- The Buddha

It is much easier to show compassion to animals.
They are never wicked.
- Haile Selassie

 

God has a most wicked sense of humor.
- Maureen O'Hara

I love the diversity of America.
I love the plain, normal sense of humor Americans have.
It is not wicked, like in some countries.
And I also love how new America is.
- Antonio Banderas

To the wicked, everything serves as pretext.
- Voltaire

I sincerely believe I could have wounded up in a lot
of trouble if I had not been taught as a boy to fear Hell,
and to believe that certain wicked acts could lead me to damnation.
- Robert Vaughn

The good die young but not always.
The wicked prevail but not consistently.
I am confused by life, and I feel safe within the confines of the theatre.
- Helen Hayes

If you desire to be good, begin by believing that you are wicked.
- Epictetus

If all the world hated you, and believed you wicked,
while your own conscience approved you,
and absolved you from guilt, you would not be without friends.
- Charlotte Bronte

The thing that made Groucho special was the way he used his body parts.
He also had a wicked tongue.
People didn't realize it, but when Groucho said something,
he meant it.
- Sidney Sheldon

No one ever became extremely wicked suddenly.
- Juvenal

God bears with the wicked, but not forever.
- Miguel de Cervantes

The foolish and wicked practice of profane cursing
and swearing is a vice so mean and low that every person
of sense and character detests and despises it.
- George Washington

I never wonder to see men wicked, but I often wonder to see them not ashamed.
- Jonathan Swift

You must avoid sloth, that wicked siren.
- Horace

It's so easy to be wicked without knowing it,
isn't it?
- L. M. Montgomery

There is poison in the fang of the serpent,
in the mouth of the fly and in the sting of a scorpion;
but the wicked man is saturated with it.
- Chanakya

It wasn't the greatest script in the world,
but not many people can say they've played a wicked
king in a swashbuckling Arthurian special-effects monster movie.
- David Thewlis

Wicked people are always surprised to find ability in those that are good.
- Marquis De Vauvenargues

If evil is inevitable, how are the wicked accountable? Nay,
why do we call men wicked at all? Evil is inevitable,
but is also remediable.
- Horace Mann

Cruelty to men and to the lower animals as well,
which would have passed unnoticed a century ago,
now shocks the sensibilities and is regarded as wicked and degrading.
- Elihu Root

All things truly wicked start from innocence.
- Ernest Hemingway

I got heavily into the drum-and-bass scene,
which is really wicked.
- Ajay Naidu

None of us feels the true love of God till we realize how wicked we are.
But you can't teach people that - they have to learn by experience.
- Dorothy L. Sayers

Wicked thoughts and worthless efforts gradually set their mark on the face,
especially the eyes.
- Arthur Schopenhauer

When may a revival be expected? When the wickedness
of the wicked grieves and distresses the Christian.
- Billy Sunday

Rod has such a wicked sense of humour.
I loved him very much.
- Rachel Hunter

If the Lord should bring a wicked man to heaven,
heaven would be hell to him; for he who loves not grace
upon earth will never love it in heaven.
- Christopher Love

Being famous is wicked.
But it's better to be normal.
- Rupert Grint

To err is human; but contrition felt for the crime
distinguishes the virtuous from the wicked.
- Vittorio Alfieri

Man in general, if reduced to himself,
is too wicked to be free.
- Joseph de Maistre

Most people repent their sins by thanking God they
ain't so wicked as their neighbors.
- Josh Billings

War never takes a wicked man by chance,
the good man always.
- Sophocles

I have the capacity of being more wicked than any example that man could set me.
- James C. Maxwell

I have been sworn against by perjured and wicked people.
- William Kidd

To see and listen to the wicked is already the beginning of wickedness.
- Confucius

My first band, Kid Wicked, we did half covers and half originals.
- Sebastian Bach

With two leftover husbands to account for,
my wicked soul has just about shriveled and died.
- Mercedes McCambridge

Our nation is being led astray by ungodly judges,
mayors and governors, who are given to change,
defying the Constitution and substituting their own wicked agendas.
- David Wilkerson

But the wicked passions of men's hearts alone seem
strong enough to leave pictures that persist;
the good are ever too luke-warm.
- Algernon H. Blackwood

Vulgar and obscene, the papers run rumors daily about people in show business,
tales of wicked ways and witless affairs.
- Carroll O'Connor

Ding-dong, the wicked witch is dead.
- E. Y. Harburg

If you wish to draw off the people from a bad or wicked custom,
you must beat up for a march; you must make an excitement,
do something that everybody will notice.
- Lewis Tappan

Fools are more to be feared than the wicked.
- Queen Christina

The pit of a theatre is the one place where the tears
of virtuous and wicked men alike are mingled.
- Denis Diderot

I believe that Clinton is the most wicked and vile
President that this nation has ever had.
- Randall Terry

O Lord, deliver me from the man of excellent intention and impure heart:
for the heart is deceitful above all things,
and desperately wicked.
- T. S. Eliot

You know that murder is wicked.
If you saw your master kill a man, do you suppose this
would be any excuse for you,
if you should commit the same crime?
- Jupiter Hammon

Uma Thurman is one of the most beautiful women I've ever seen.
She has those wicked eyes - it looks like there is
such a brain behind those eyes.
- Joshua Jackson

If time were the wicked sheriff in a horse opera,
I'd pay for riding lessons and take his gun away.
- W. H. Auden

I am sadly afraid that I must have done some wicked thing.
- Antisthenes

The wicked are always surprised to find ability in the good.
- Luc de Clapier

In the mean time I worship God, laying every wrong
action under an interdict which I endeavour to respect,
and I loathe the wicked without doing them any injury.
- Giacomo Casanova

Beauty is indeed a good gift of God;
but that the good may not think it a great good,
God dispenses it even to the wicked.
- Saint Augustine

Bibles are strong entrenchments.
Where they abound, men cannot pursue wicked courses,
and at the same time enjoy quiet conscience.
- James McHenry

It is very wicked for you not to take care of your masters goods,
but how much worse is it to pilfer and steal from them,
whenever you think you shall not be found out.
- Jupiter Hammon

We all have faults, and mine is being wicked.
- James Thurber

Somebody with Debbie Reynolds' features doesn't get
cast as the Wicked Witch.
- Alan Rickman

Nothing is permanent in this wicked world -
not even our troubles.
- Charlie Chaplin

There are certain wicked people in the world that you
can't deal with except by force.
- John Keegan

On sand, you can never be sure of anything.
An ordinary shot can take a wicked deflection at the last moment.
- Eric Cantona

To punish a man because we infer from the nature of
some doctrine which he holds,
or from the conduct of other persons who hold the same doctrines with him,
that he will commit a crime, is persecution,
and is, in every case, foolish and wicked.
- Thomas Babington

Just the type of music that was around at the same time as I was writing.
Some of it was wicked, definitely.
But there was just one direction which I thought could
be pushed that no one was pushing.
- Tom Jenkinson

Nobody can deny but religion is a comfort to the distressed,
a cordial to the sick, and sometimes a restraint on the wicked;
therefore whoever would argue or laugh it out of the
world without giving some equivalent for it ought to
be treated as a common enemy.
- Mary Wortley Montagu

The Queen is most anxious to enlist everyone in checking this mad,
wicked folly of 'Women's Rights'.
It is a subject which makes the Queen so furious that
she cannot contain herself.
- Queen Victoria

There is something in age that ever,
even in its own despite,
must be venerable, must create respect and to have it ill treated,
is to me worse, more cruel and wicked than anything on earth.
- Frances Burney


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