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    If a man remembers what is right at the sign of profit, is ready to lay down his life in the face of danger, and does not forget sentiments he has repeated all his life when he has been in straitened circumstances for a long time, he may be said to be a complete man.

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Sentiment is intellectualized emotion; emotion precipitated, as it were, in pretty crystals by the fancy.

Sentiment is intellectualized emotion; emotion precipitated, as it were, in pretty crystals by the fancy.

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The barrenest of all mortals is the sentimentalist.

The barrenest of all mortals is the sentimentalist.

by Thomas Carlyle Found in: Sentiment Quotes,
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Sentimentality is the only sentiment that rubs you the wrong way.

Sentimentality is the only sentiment that rubs you the wrong way.

by W. Somerset Maugham Found in: Sentiment Quotes,
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People call me feminist whenever I express sentiments that differentiate me from a doormat or a prostitute.

People call me feminist whenever I express sentiments that differentiate me from a doormat or a prostitute.

by Rebecca West Found in: Sentiment Quotes,
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Sentimentality-- That's what we call the sentiment we don't share.

Sentimentality-- That's what we call the sentiment we don't share.

by Graham Greene Found in: Sentiment Quotes,
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We're a sentimental people. We like a few kind words better than millions of dollars given in a humiliating way.

We're a sentimental people. We like a few kind words better than millions of dollars given in a humiliating way.

by Gamal Abdel Nasser Found in: Sentiment Quotes,
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Sentimentality is a superstructure covering brutality.

Sentimentality is a superstructure covering brutality.

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The world makes up for all its follies and injustices by being damnably sentimental.

The world makes up for all its follies and injustices by being damnably sentimental.

by Thomas Huxley Found in: Sentiment Quotes,
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A sentimentalist is simply one who desires to have the luxury of an emotion without paying for it.

A sentimentalist is simply one who desires to have the luxury of an emotion without paying for it.

by Oscar Wilde Found in: Sentiment Quotes,
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