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«No other offense has ever been visited with such severe penalties as seeking to help the oppressed.»
«Baseball said it's instituting tougher steriod testing. For the 1st offense, players get a 10-game suspension. For repeat offenses, players will get a batting championship.»
«I personally think that he did violate the law, that he committed impeachable offenses. But I don't think that he thinks he did.»
«Old friends become bitter enemies on a sudden for toys and small offenses.»
«Love is always patient and kind; it is never jealous, love is never boastful or conceited; it is never rude or selfish; it does not take offense, and is not resentful. Love takes no pleasure in other people?s sins but delights in the truth; it is always ready to excuse, to trust, to hope, and to endure whatever comes. Love does not come to an end.»
«Let the punishment match the offense.»
«Severities should be dealt out all at once, so that their suddenness may give less offense; benefits ought to be handed ought drop by drop, so that they may be relished the more.»
Author: Niccolo Machiavelli
all at once
, dealt out
, drop by
«Acts of kindness may soon be forgotten, but the memory of an offense remains.»
«The fiercest quarrels do not always argue the greatest offenses»
«I know it will give great offense to the clergy, but the advocate of religious freedom is to expect neither peace nor forgiveness from them»
Author: Thomas Jefferson
, Peace and Freedom
, religious freedom
, The Advocate