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Exaggeration Quotes

Famous Quotes & Quotations About Exaggeration:

To exaggerate is to weaken.
~ Jean François de La Harpe, Melanie, 1770.

We aim above the mark, to hit the mark. Every act hath some falsehood of exaggeration in it.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes.

We exaggerate misfortune and happiness alike. We are never as bad off or as happy as we say we are.
~ Honore de Balzac.

We overstate the ills of life, and take
Imagination... down our earth to rake...
~ Elizabeth Barrett Browning.

What makes us discontented with our condition is the absurdly exaggerated idea we have of the happiness of others.
~ French Proverb.

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