What do these English quotes means?

famous quotes by - Adlai Stevenson

1)When you sling mud, you lose ground.

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2)Words calculated to catch everyone may catch no one.

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3)You can tell the size of a man by the size of the thing that makes him mad.

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  • 1 decade ago

    1.) When you talk about someone it backfires and makes you look bad also. Friends wonder what are you saying about them when they are not around.

    2.) I have no idea on this one.

    3.) It shows how mature a person is. If stupid little things get him mad then he is a little man. If he is cool, calm, and collected in annoying situations, he is a big man.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    1) When you fight dirty, it is bad for you

    2) When you try to please everyone, you may please no one

    3) You can tell what kind of person someone is by what makes him mad

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