Quotation Explorer - 'Suspicious'

Accustomed to the veneer of noise, to the shibboleths of promotion, public relations, and market research, society is suspicious of those who value silence.
I may not agree with what you say, but I'll fight to the death for your right to die in a fire of suspicious origin
Ours is the age that is proud of machines that think and suspicious of men who try to. - H. Mumford Jones
Women are suspicious. Men are devious. Infinite loop. - Saleem Sharma
One has to be suspicious of anyone who seeks the limelight. - Marty Rubin
Humor is the only test of gravity, and gravity of humor; for a subject which will not bear raillery is suspicious, and a jest which will not bear serious examination is false wit. - Aristotle
Self-respect: the secure feeling that no one, as yet, is suspicious. - H. L. Mencken
Most middle-class whites have no idea what it feels like to be subjected to police who are routinely suspicious, rude, belligerent, and brutal. - Benjamin Spock
Twenty times better to err on the person than suspicious of everyone. - Strugatsky Brothers
The world’s best detective is a suspicious woman. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Romanticism in loneliness is a true romanticism; but romanticism when others are around is suspicious because you may be pretending! - Mehmet Murat ildan
A suspicious mind always looks on the black side of things. - Publilius Syrus
I want to believe in intelligent design, and hence I am suspicious of anything that seems to confirm my desire to believe. - James Lileks
I'm suspicious of people who don't like dogs, but I trust a dog when it doesn't like a person. - Bill Murray
Money is like a child—rarely unaccompanied. When it disappears, look to those who were supposed to be keeping an eye on it while you were at the grocery store. You might also look for someone who has a lot of extra children sitting around, with long, suspicious explanations for how they got there. - Lemony Snicket
It is better to trust and lose occasionally than always be suspicious and lose every time. - Debasish Mridha
Mere grimness is as easy as grinning; but it requires something to put a handsome face on a story. Narratives become of suspicious merit in proportion as they lean to Newgate-like offenses, particularly of blood and wounds... - Leigh Hunt
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