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Quote Left Nothing can be more contemptible than to suppose Public Records to be true. Quote Right
Quote Left A Whig is properly what is called a Trimmer -- that is, a coward to both sides of the question, who dare not be a knave nor an honest man, but is a sort of whiffing, shuffling, cunning, silly, contemptible, unmeaning negation of the two. Quote Right
Quote Left The two most precious things this side of the grave are our reputation and our life. But it is to be lamented that the most contemptible whisper may deprive us of the one, and the weakest weapon of the other. Quote Right
Quote Left Revelation 21:8: 'But the cowardly, the unbelieving, the vile, the murderers, the sexually immoral, those who practice magic arts, the idolaters and all liars – they will be consigned to the fiery lake of burning sulfur. This is the second death.' (NIV)

But as for the cowards and the ignoble and the contemptible and the cravenly lacking in courage and the cowardly submissive, and as for the unbelieving and faithless, and as for the depraved and defiled with abominations, and as for murderers and the lewd and adulterous and the practicers of magic arts and the idolaters (those who give supreme devotion to anyone or anything other than God) and all liars (those who knowingly convey untruth by word or deed)--[all of these shall have] their part in the lake that blazes with fire and brimstone. This is the second death. [Isa. 30:33.](AMP)

But the fearful, and unbelieving, and the abominable, and murderers, and whoremongers, and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, shall have their part in the lake which burneth with fire and brimstone: which is the second death. (KJV)

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Quote Left Literary confessors are contemptible, like beggars who exhibit their sores for money, but not so contemptible as the public that buys their books. Quote Right
Quote Left The ideals which have lighted my way, and time after time have given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been Kindness, Beauty, and Truth. The trite subjects of human efforts, possessions, outward success, luxury have always seemed to me contemptible. Quote Right
Quote Left Some who have read the book, or at any rate have reviewed it, have found it boring, absurd, or contemptible, and I have no cause to complain, since I have similar opinions of their works... Quote Right
Quote Left When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall one by one, an unpitied sacrifice in a contemptible struggle. Quote Right
Quote Left When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall, one by one, an unpitied sacrifice in a contemptible struggle. Quote Right
Quote Left The meanest, most contemptible kind of praise is that which first speaks well of a man, and then qualifies it with a but. Quote Right
Quote Left When bad men combine, the good must associate else they will fall one by one, an unpitied sacrifice in a contemptible struggle. Quote Right
Quote Left When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall one by one, an unpitied sacrifice in a contemptible struggle Quote Right
Quote Left When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall one by one, an unpitied sacrifice in a contemptible struggle. Politics Quote Right
Quote Left [T]he most artful method [of courtship] would be this, to tell her that what she doth not possess is useless and contemptible, that weakness a... Quote Right
Quote Left There is something feeble and a little contemptible about a man who cannot face the perils of life without the help of comfortable myths. Quote Right
Quote Left Might, could, would - they are contemptible auxiliaries. Quote Right
Quote Left Possessions, outward success, publicity, luxury -- to me these have always been contemptible. I assume that a simple and unassuming manner of life is best for everyone, best for both the body and the mind Quote Right
Quote Left The man who lets himself be bored is even more contemptible than the bore. Quote Right
Quote Left Only the contemptible fear contempt. Quote Right
Quote Left Possessions, outward success, publicity, luxury--to me these have always been contemptible. I believe that a simple and unassuming manner of life is best for every one, best for both the body and the mind. Quote Right
Quote Left The meanest, most contemptible kind of praise is that which first speaks well of a man, and then qualifies it with a 'but'. Quote Right
Quote Left In politics nothing is contemptible. Politics Quote Right