Longer Uncut

Famous quotes containing the words uncut and/or longer:

    In the ordinary course of things, how many succeed in society merely by virtue of their manners, while others, however meritorious, fail through lack of them? After all, it’s only barbarians who wear uncut precious stones.
    Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl Chesterfield (1694–1773)

    Once the state has been founded, there can no longer be any heroes. They come on the scene only in uncivilized conditions.
    Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel (1770–1831)