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«Accountability in friendship is the equivalent of love without strategy.»
«Achieving life is not the equivalent of avoiding death.»
«Although it may not be a castle, [it is the] functional equivalent of a hotel room, a vacation and retirement home or a hunting and fishing cabin.»
Author: John Paul Stevens
, hotel room
, The Cabin
«Divorce is the psychological equivalent of a triple coronary by-pass. After such a monumental assault on the heart, it takes years to amend all the habits and attitudes that led up to it.»
Author: Mary Kay Blakely
«A viewer who skips the advertising is the moral equivalent of a shoplifter.»
«All human actions are equivalent... and all are on principle doomed to failure.»
«Accuracy of observation is the equivalent of accuracy of thinking.»
«For many years the National Pretend Speed Limit was fifty-five miles per hour (metric equivalent: 378 kilograms per hectare.)»
«A kitten is so flexible that she is almost double; the hind parts are equivalent to another kitten with which the forepart plays. She does not discover that her tail belongs to her until you tread on it.»
Author: Henry David Thoreau
, double play
, tread on
«A good picture is equivalent to a good deed.»