No enemy is worse than bad advice.
Very early in life, it seemed to me that there was a relationship between the problems of the Negro people in America and the Jewish people in Russia, and that the Jewish people’s problems were worse than ours.
In other words, the better they did on the IQ test, the worse they did on the practical test and the better they did on the practical tests, the worse they did on the IQ test.
In a serious struggle there is no worse cruelty than to be magnanimous at an inopportune time.
We would not be interested in human beings if we did not have the hope of someday meeting someone worse off than ourselves.
I decided that Europeans and Americans are like men and women: they understand each other worse, and it matters less, than either of them suppose.
I wish my deadly foe no worse Than want of friends, and empty purse.
To deprive a man of his natural liberty and to deny to him the ordinary amenities of life is worse then starving the body; it is starvation of the soul, the dweller in the body.
If all Henry Kissinger contributed to the Middle East were a regional arms race, petrodollar addiction, Iranian radicalization, and the Tehran-Riyadh conflict, it would be bad enough. His legacy, however, is far worse than that: He has to answer for his role in the rise of political Islam.
I could think of worse ways of going than at the poker table.