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offensiveness Quotes

Five of the best book quotes about offensiveness
  1. #1
    ″‘With all your customs,’ Eragon risked saying, ‘it seems as though you’ve only made it easier to offend people.‘”
  2. #2
    “He’s a comical old fellow,” said Scrooge’s nephew, “that’s the truth: and not so pleasant as he might be. However, his offences carry their own punishment, and I have nothing to say against him.”
  3. #3
    “Nothing as basic, or as serious, as the possibility of an animal escaping. Wu found it offensive to think that anyone would believe him capable of contributing to a system where such a thing could happen.”
  4. #4
    “Never start a sentence with the words ‘No offense.‘”
  5. #5
    “There is no other way of guarding oneself from flatterers except letting men understand that to tell you the truth does not offend you.”