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Letter "C" » commends
«Publicity is justly commended as a remedy for social and industrial diseases. Sunlight is said to be the best of disinfectants; electric light the most efficient policeman.»
Author: Louis D. Brandeis
, electric light
, social disease
«The dog commends himself to our favor by affording play to our propensity for mastery»
«Illusions commend themselves to us because they save us pain and allow us to enjoy pleasure instead. We must therefore accept it without complaint when they sometimes collide with a bit of reality against which they are dashed to pieces.»
Author: Sigmund Freud
, a bit
, collide with
, Reality Bites
«For we commend not ourselves again unto you, but give you occasion to glory on our behalf, that ye may have somewhat to answer them which glory in appearance, and not in heart.»
«So I commended enjoyment, because a man has nothing better under the sun than to eat, drink and be merry»
«Then I commended mirth, because a man hath no better thing under the sun, than to eat, and to drink, and to be merry: for that shall abide with him of his labour the days of his life, which God giveth him under the sun.»
«Approve not of him who commends all you say»
«He who commends the brutalities of the past, sows the seeds of future crimes»
«All commend patience, but none can endure to suffer.»
«Greatly his foes he dreads, but more his friends; he hurts me most who lavishly commends.»