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I Hate Incorrect Quotes

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    "Don't hate the player,

    hate the game" *****, messing with someone's heart is not a game. Love is not a game. And you aren't a player. You're a douche
    DiamondAuthority DiamondAuthority 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 12, 2015

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    Better To Reign In Hell, Than To Serve In Heaven.

    This is often quoted correctly, but misused terribly.When cast from Heaven to Hell, Lucifer goes on a in a speech talking to himself.Farewel happy FieldsWhere Joy for ever dwells: Hail horrours, hail Infernal world, and thou profoundest HellReceive thy new Possessor: One who...
    DarknessCalls DarknessCalls 41-45, T 2 Responses Jun 8, 2011

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    "music Hath Charms..."

    I love this one -- even a couple of the internet quote sites have it wrong. People tend to say "Music hath charms to sooth the savage BEAST" -- worked well in the Bugs Bunny cartoon anyway. But the original is... "Music hath charms to sooth the savage BREAST, to...
    ChipmunkErnie ChipmunkErnie 61-65, M Oct 29, 2009

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    "gilding The Lily"

    No, you can't gild a lily -- the flower tends to wither. LOL The quote actually refers to the redundancy of gilding gold and PAINTING the lily. From KING JOHN To gild refined gold, to paint the lily, To throw perfume on the violet, To smooth the ice, or add another hue...
    ChipmunkErnie ChipmunkErnie 61-65, M Oct 29, 2009

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    The Exception Proves The Rule

    People QUOTE this correctly, but totally misunderstand the meaning these days. They use it as if something that breaks a rule proves that the rule exists. Just the opposite -- the exception DISPROVES the rule. The confusion comes because the quote uses the word "prove"...
    ChipmunkErnie ChipmunkErnie 61-65, M Nov 18, 2009

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    The Carrot And The Stick

    I don't think people misquote this so much as misunderstand it. Today's usage seems mainly to be, "I'll offer you the carrot, but if you don't take it I'll use the stick to whomp you into agreement." But I think the original fable deals with a man trying to get a...
    ChipmunkErnie ChipmunkErnie 61-65, M 6 Responses Dec 2, 2009

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    I hate the White racist owner of grow 40 and I hope karma get the best of him soon ..coz I'm extremely unhappy with how this white racist treated me and referring me as North...
    Inthedark16 Inthedark16 36-40, F 2 Responses 20 hrs ago

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    In my previous quote collection I said that Kierkegaard outdid Pascal royally. The quote selections might make me seem foolish, but quotes are quotes and a body of work is another...
    Deafning Deafning 36-40, M 2 Responses 23 hrs ago

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    Here's a few quotes from the greatest (imo) thinker for Christianity. Pascal eat your stinkin' heart out, the Dane outdid ya royally! ☺"There are two ways to be fooled. One is to...
    Deafning Deafning 36-40, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I know there is nothing that can be done about my bed wetting and I understand that been doing most of my life if not all of my life but still I hate it but being wet all day...
    Abbenburnner Abbenburnner 56-60, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    "You're tacky and I hate you!" "Okay, you see me after class!"
    sophiebelle27 sophiebelle27 26-30, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I have been so unlucky with humans even with the person who suppose to be my mother ..she was so hateful since I was a little kid before I even could walk and talk ..she never...
    Inthedark16 Inthedark16 36-40, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    In 2004 I got treated badly and heavily humiliated by two managers at hotel du vin in Brighton ..the mistreatment could possibly be racial or it could because I'm an ugly looking...
    Inthedark16 Inthedark16 36-40, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I feel that most people in my life are only there due to convenience. I don't feel any "bond" or connection with even my closest friends and family anymore. I know it's my fault...
    Sparklyblueunicorns Sparklyblueunicorns 22-25, F 5 Responses 5 days ago

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    My stepfather is abusive. I can still contact my biological dad but he's abusive too. However, my stepdad is more abusive and makes me feel worse than my biological dad ever has...
    igetweirddreams igetweirddreams 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Haha, I really do.. and it reminds me of one of my favorite quotes which is one from It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia; "Don't paraphrase me, I choose my words very deliberately...
    ruca28 ruca28 31-35, M 6 days ago

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    I really love quotes by Shakespeare
    LovelyTeen14 LovelyTeen14 13-15, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I just hate this place. I just hate it so much. Sometimes I can't even come up with the words to say how much I hate it. My hatred for Florida never dies, it never ends, it never...
    ForcedFloridian ForcedFloridian 61-65 2 Responses a week ago

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    Today I almost lost my girlfriend and I never hated myself more than now. They diagnosed her with carbon monoxide poisoning. She tried to kill herself and it's my fault! I hate...
    LoloRegz LoloRegz 18-21, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    I deal with a lot of self-hatred and disgust. I'm disgusted with myself for feeling awful all the time. I'm disgusted with myself for feeling broken. My life is practically perfect...
    Hush92 Hush92 18-21, F 9 Responses Jan 31

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    "I have a feeling we should kiss. Is that a good feeling or an incorrect feeling?" "Well... sometimes I have the feeling I can do crystal meth, but then I think, mmm... better not...
    sophiebelle27 sophiebelle27 26-30, F Jan 30

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    I'm sorry, but I need to get these feelings of resentment and hatred out of me before I end up doing something very foolish. I hate my mother. I just hate her. I cant stand to be...
    aaron812 aaron812 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 29

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    My younger brother is the most self centered pile of garbage, he thinks he has the right to take whatever he wants from whomever he pleases. I pure hate hate hate him, I have never...
    c8628 c8628 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 26

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    I hate the White racist owner of #grow40 ..he is a white man and he has been very racist towards me over the last 12 years ...I have never been troubled or attacked by an African...
    Inthedark16 Inthedark16 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 26

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    I wish, I knew of a woman who was using Mirena IUD. I have only had it for three months, and I already regret it. I am not quite sure if it has caused me to feel hornier. I hate...
    anotherday19 anotherday19 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 26

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    I really have been struggling with this lately... well more like for the past 7 or so months. I ******* hate myself, I hate that I'm useless and can't bring home any income, I hate...
    GoldenHeart69 GoldenHeart69 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 25

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    I want to write a story about a woman who is more then annoying. There was abuse survivor 2 years ago on facebook. This woman. We wrote each other a bit, because i was having...
    Satyrion Satyrion 31-35, F Jan 25

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    Well I have seen many psychiatrists and mental health professionals and they all said the same thing that I do not suffer from schizophrenia or any psychotic disorder ...so if...
    Inthedark16 Inthedark16 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 24

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    I have been struggling emotionally at least the last three months ..I have been getting angry and shouting and screaming over the mistreatment of some people ..one of them is my...
    Inthedark16 Inthedark16 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 23

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    Thanks for adding me to the group ...please could somebody give me some psychic insight ..I had lots of traumas in life and I have been hated and treated disrespectfully and...
    Inthedark16 Inthedark16 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 23

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    About 5/6 years ago I moved to Bournemouth in the uk to start a new life and to get away from my unsupportive and hateful mother who refused to allow me to live with her in the...
    Inthedark16 Inthedark16 36-40, F 4 Responses Jan 22

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    Search Mike Tyson quotes he has to be the unintentionally funniest person in the world
    sirnatural sirnatural 36-40, M Jan 22

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    Hi It is 23:35 here in the uk ...I live alone and my family do not care for me and they do not give me any support and it has been like this since I moved to the uk ... I do not...
    Inthedark16 Inthedark16 36-40, F 4 Responses Jan 21

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    "Love and hate are two horns on the same goat." American Proverb
    LucyFuhr LucyFuhr 46-50, F 2 Responses Jan 21

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    At the moment I feel painfully traumatised and I feel deeply hated and it is hurting me so much ... I hate my mother and I won't allow her to abuse me anymore ..she never liked me...
    Inthedark16 Inthedark16 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 21

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    “The oppposite of love is not hate. Hate is just love gone bad. The actual oppposite of love is apathy. When you don't care a damn as to what happens to the other person...
    miru1 miru1 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 21

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    At the moment I feel painfully traumatised and I feel deeply hated and it is hurting me so much ... I hate my mother and I won't allow her to abuse me anymore ..she never liked me...
    Inthedark16 Inthedark16 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 21

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    I got hurt enough in my life and when I'm hurting I send lots of negative energy away towards the person who made me feel hurt ..there is in particular a white French European...
    Inthedark16 Inthedark16 36-40, F Jan 21

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    I got hurt enough in my life and when I'm hurting I send lots of negative energy away towards the person who made me feel hurt ..there is in particular a white French European...
    Inthedark16 Inthedark16 36-40, F Jan 21

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    When I tried and found a quote to send to the one I care about, I find lots of nice quotes and they made me think alot.I realise that I sometimes even found two quotes saying...
    Anighttrain Anighttrain 36-40, F Jan 21

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    I want to spend all my money on dumb sh, I want to blow it all but I need a car. I hate going to school. I hate my life I'm so tired of waking up in the morning, I hate still being...
    LesbianLovin LesbianLovin 18-21, F Jan 20