Quotes on the topic: Pity

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She knows as well as anyone that pity, having played, soon tires.

A mixture of admiration and pity is one of the surest recipes for affection.

When Man evolved Pity, he did a queer thing - deprived himself of the power of living life as it is without wishing it to become something different.

People have always found me challenging - I don't know why, when I am only being myself. I don't understand why they find me so annoying but they do. It is pity, but that is how it is.

There's a shortage of perfects breasts in this world. It would be a pity to damage yours.

People who pity themselves think, 'Why would I try to do anything? I'll just fail.'

I think it's a pity that in many people's minds constitutional reform and PR have come to mean much the same thing.

Most of the time nothing much is required of directors, which is a pity.

I just had to plod along without having any teaching, which was a pity.

It is a pity that instead of the Pilgrim Fathers landing on Plymouth Rock, Plymouth Rock had not landed on the Pilgrim Fathers.

I'm really convinced that our descendants a century or two from now will look back at us with the same pity that we have toward the people in the field of science two centuries ago.

I do take pity on some of the people that have to work with me.

I pity Americans for their very bad fruits. Your 'mango' is cucumber. The only thing I really miss about Egypt is mangoes.

Do I have my days when I've thrown a little pity party for myself? Absolutely.

Pity the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.

It will be a pity if women in the more conventional mould are to be phased out, for there will never be anyone to go home to.

When I go out there, I have no pity on my brother. I'm out there to win.

To pity distress is but human; to relieve it is Godlike.

Pity speaks to grief More sweetly than a band of instruments.

What pity is it That we can die, but once to serve our country.