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A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches of his own heart, and his next to escape the censures of the world.
~ Joseph Addison | (English essayist and poet ) | 1672 - 1719 | Censure
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
Censure is the tax a man pays to the public for being eminent.
~ Jonathan Swift | ( Irish-born English satirist. ) | 1667-1745 | Censure
quotes Division : Satirists and Cynic   
     
Few persons have sufficient wisdom to prefer censure, which is useful, to praise which deceives them.
~ FranA§ois de La Rochefoucauld | ( French writer. ) | 1613-1680 | Censure
quotes Division : Russian writers   
     
I find the pain of a little censure, even when it is unfounded, is more acute than the pleasure of much praise.
~ Thomas Jefferson | ( Third president of the United States. ) | 1743-1826 | Censure
quotes Division : American writers   
     
It is folly for an eminent man to think of escaping censure, and a weakness to be affected with it. All the illustrious persons of ;antiquity, and indeed of every age in the world, have passed through this fiery persecution.
~ Joseph Addison | (English essayist and poet ) | 1672 - 1719 | Censure
quotes Division : Essayists