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The only thing necessary for evil to triumph is for good men to do nothing. When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall, one by one, an unpitied sacrifice in a contemptible struggle.

Familiarity breeds contempt. — Publilius Syrus

Hatred comes from the heart; contempt from the head; and neither feeling is quite within our control. — Arthur Schopenhauer

Self-esteem and self-contempt have specific odors; they can be smelled. — Eric Hoffer

I have been brought up and trained to have the utmost contempt for people who get drunk. — Winston Churchill

To be remembered after we are dead, is but poor recompense for being treated with contempt while we are living. — William Hazlitt

Pride defeats its own end, by bringing the man who seeks esteem and reverence into contempt. — Henry Bolingbroke

Contempt is the weapon of the weak and a defense against one's own despised and unwanted feelings. — Alice Duer Miller

Rage cannot be hidden, it can only be dissembled. This dissembling deludes the thoughtless, and strengthens rage and adds, to rage, contempt. — James Baldwin