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Coward: One who, in a perilous emergency, thinks with his legs.


Ambrose Bierce

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A coward is one who in a perilous emergency thinks with his legs.
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DAN QUAYLE
At the end of the day, we need a leader who thinks with his head but leads with his heart.
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One who lies, is only hiding the coward within.
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His body was blown in half, his head went one way and his legs the other.
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He who has conquered his own coward spirit has conquered the whole outward world;
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He's the one guy we've had who has been a little sore in the legs.
FLIP SAUNDERS
Every one stretcheth his legges according to his coverlet. [Every one stretches his legs according...
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I knew he'd be a natural runner with the power he has in his legs.
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A coward, a most devout coward; religious in it.
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A coward will follow another man, but a man will stand in his own shoes.
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Never trust a man with short legs-his brains are too near his bottom
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This creative man, who in his own selfish affairs is a coward to the backbone, will fight for an ide...
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A simple fuck is one thing, but let a man sleep with you just once and he thinks he can bring his do...
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A coward is a man who chose to be prudent.
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Just then the door flew open, and Ambrose burst through, yelling like a madman and swinging a battle...
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The only way I could endure being a coward was if I was the only one who knew it.
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A man who thinks he is smarter than his wife, has a very smart wife!
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A prude is a person who thinks that his own rules of propriety are natural laws.
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His legs are in real good shape.
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One of his legs was shorter than the other one. But his spine was also crooked and it drew his hip u...
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A man who is wise is only as wise as his wife thinks he is.
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One had both legs blown off. He has no legs. Another was in a tank going along, or in a jeep, and hi...
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You want to talk about a matter of inches. No one was more distraught than Ambrose after that game.
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Any coward can be a peacekeeper! In fact, that comes to one naturally. But they are blessed, the pea...
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He who thinks with difficulty believes with alacrity.
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As a man thinks in his heart, so is he.
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In his voice resonated the timbre of a man who thinks he has convinced himself of an idea, but masks...
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His brother, he thinks, was in love with everyone he knew.
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It is the coward who fawns upon those above him. It is the coward who is insolent whenever he dares ...
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Only the brave know how to forgive... a coward never forgave; it is not in his nature.
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There is no vengeance as terrible as the vengeance a coward plots in the dark of his heart.
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I'm a charming coward; I fight with words.
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Many a man who thinks to found a home discovers that he has merely opened a tavern for his friends.
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I'm a charming coward; I fight with words.
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Glutton: one who digs his grave with his teeth.
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A man who thinks too much about his ancestors is like a potato-the best part of him is underground.
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By the time a man realises that his father was right, he has a son who thinks he's wrong.
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Slander is the revenge of a coward, and dissimulation of his defense.
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Slander is the revenge of a coward, and dissimulation his defense
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A man seldom thinks with more earnestness of anything than he does of his dinner.
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A wicked Hero will turn his back to an innocent coward.
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The true barbarian is he who thinks everything barbarous but his own tastes and prejudices.
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For a man seldom thinks with more earnestness of anything than he does of his dinner.
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The coward shoots with shut eyes.
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Unification of differences is power.
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ACQUAINTANCE, n. A person whom we know well enough to borrow from, but not well enough to lend to. A...
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PANTALOONS, n. A nether habiliment of the adult civilized male. The garment is tubular and unprovide...
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BOUNTY, n. The liberality of one who has much, in permitting one who has nothing to get all that he ...
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EXTINCTION, n. The raw material out of which theology created the future state.
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ROBBER, n. A candid man of affairs. It is related of Voltaire that one night he and some traveling c...
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Absurdity, n.: A statement or belief manifestly inconsistent with one's own opinion.
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LUNARIAN, n. An inhabitant of the moon, as distinguished from Lunatic, one whom the moon inhabits. T...
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WINE, n. Fermented grape-juice known to the Women's Christian Union as "liquor," sometimes as "rum."...
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QUORUM, n. A sufficient number of members of a deliberative body to have their own way and their own...
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Land: A part of the earth's surface, considered as property. The theory that land is property su...
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ARRAYED, pp. Drawn up and given an orderly disposition, as a rioter hanged to a lamppost.
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PREDILECTION, n. The preparatory stage of disillusion.
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Pitted against hard drinking Christians the abstemious Mahometans go down like grass before the scyt...
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Opportunity is a favorable occasion for grasping a disappointment.
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UGLINESS, n. A gift of the gods to certain women, entailing virtue without humility.
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From the vast, invisible ocean of moonlight overhead fell, here and here, a slender, broken stream t...
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He who thinks with difficulty believes with alacrity.
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You don't have to be stupid to be a Christian, ... but it probably helps.
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Edible. Good to eat and wholesome to digest, as a worm to a toad, a toad to a snake, a snake to a pi...
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Consult. To seek another's approval of a course already decided on.
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They say that hens do cackle loudest when there is nothing vital in the eggs they have laid.
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Impiety. Your irreverence toward my deity.
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Deliberation. The act of examining one's bread to determine which side it is buttered on.
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PROPHECY, n. The art and practice of selling one's credibility for future delivery.
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Admiration; is our polite recognition of another's resemblance to ourselves.
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Optimism. The doctrine or belief that everything is beautiful, including what is ugly.
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An optimist is a proponent of the doctrine that black is white.
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Appeal. In law, to put the dice into the box for another throw.
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Wit. The salt with which the American humorist spoils his intellectual cookery by leaving it out.
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To apologize is to lay the foundation for a future offense.
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The gambling known as business looks with austere disfavor upon the business known as gambling.
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Consul. In American politics, a person who having failed to secure an office from the people is give...
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Forgetfulness. A gift of God bestowed upon debtors in compensation for their destitution of conscien...
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The covers of this book are too far apart.
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The Senate is a body of old men charged with high duties and misdemeanors.
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To be positive: to be mistaken at the top of one's voice.
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Censor, n. An officer of certain governments, employed to supress the works of genius. Among the Rom...
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Genealogy. An account of one's descent from an ancestor who did not particularly care to trace his o...
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Woman absent is woman dead.
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DIPLOMACY, n. Lying in state, or the patriotic art of lying for one's country.
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Calamities are of two kinds. Misfortune to ourselves, and good fortune to others.
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YANKEE, n. In Europe, an American. In the Northern States of our Union, a New Englander. In the So...
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Politeness, n. The most acceptable hypocrisy.
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Calamities are of two kinds: misfortunes to ourselves, and good fortune to others.
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