Robs

Famous quotes containing the word robs:

    No passion so effectually robs the mind of all its powers of acting and reasoning as fear.
    Edmund Burke (1729–1797)

    The robbed that smiles steals something from the thief;
    He robs himself that spends a bootless grief.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    It can be fairly argued that the highest priority for mankind is to save itself from extinction. However, it can also be argued that a society that neglects its children and robs them of their human potential can extinguish itself without an external enemy.
    Selma Fraiberg (20th century)