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displeasure Quotes

Five of the best book quotes about displeasure
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“For nonconformity the world whips you with its displeasure.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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The Essays of Ralph Waldo Emerson
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“Mothers always fuss about the way you eat. You can hardly eat any way that pleases them.”
Almanzo Wilder
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“A great big enormous trout came up-kerpflop-p-p-p! with a splash-and it seized Mr. Jeremy with a snap, ‘Ow! Ow! Ow!’ - and then it turned and dived down to the bottom of the pond! But the trout was so displeased with the taste of macintosh, that in less than half a minute it spat him out again; and the only thing it swallowed was Mr. Jeremy’s goloshes.”
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“They sat down on the grass, and opened all their parcels. They had some lovely presents, but Katy did not seem pleased with them. ‘What’s up with Katy?’ asked Pat. ‘She’s wrong side out today,’ said Mrs. Pottage, ‘She’s lost Sarah-Ann’. “
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“I wonder if there isn’t a catch about having plenty of money? Does it eventually take the pleasure out of things?”

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