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exceptions Quotes

Seven of the best book quotes about exceptions
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“Except experience, mine, for what it’s worth, And that’s enough me”
Geoffrey Chaucer
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The Canterbury Tales
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The Wife of Bath
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“My point is that there can be no exceptions allowed on the score of character, position, or probability. What we must now examine is the possibility of eliminating one or more persons on the facts.”
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“Virtues are, in the popular estimate, rather the exception than the rule.”
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“Extinction is the rule. Survival is the exception.”
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“Laws of nature do not make exceptions for nice people. A bullet has no conscience; neither does a malignant tumor or an automobile gone out of control. That is why good people get sick and get hurt as much as anyone.”
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“To make anyone answerable for doing evil to others, is the rule; to make him answerable for not preventing evil, is, comparatively speaking, the exception.”
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“Morality is: the mediocre are worth more than the exceptions... I abhore Christianity with a deadly hatred.”

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