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It's all relative, of course .And that this demoralisation has been caused by a struggle to sign new players, a European exit, Carling Cup defeat and a mediocre start to a Premier League season - rather than a regular battle against relegation - is testament to the outstanding work Moyes has achieved since he arrived at Everton.
I was to learn later in life that we tend to meet any new situation by reorganising, and what a wonderful method it can be for creating the illusion of progress while producing confusion, inefficiency and demoralisation."
Sam Azad, of the International Federation of Iranian Refugees, said: "I think the action Abbas is taking reflects the anger, anguish and demoralisation of tens of thousands of refugees.
'The fact is we have a crisis of police demoralisation, a crisis of confidence in the criminal justice system, a crisis of old people too frightened to leave their homes.'
But there is an element of demoralisation in it, a feeling of it's simply 'noses to the grindstone'.
Experience tells us that reorganisation is a "wonderful method for creating the illusion of progress, while producing confusion, inefficiency and demoralisation" Dare we hope the current leaders in Cardiff can prove me wrong?
I was to learn later in life that we tend to meet any new situation by reorganising and a wonderful method it can be for creating the illusion of progress while producing confusing inefficiency and demoralisation." Gaius Petronius, 1st century Roman centurion.
On what John Williamson recorded of the Lady Jane's entrapment, Tony says: "What is almost beyond comprehension is the hardship they endured, and the demoralisation they must have felt when the other whalers within sight of the Lady Jane were released into the open water while they were driven deeper into the ice.
Local councils more concerned with private retail companies' profits than the demoralisation inflicted by destroying essential sporting facilities.
Demoralisation and resentment of targets are common."
Yesterday, he attacked Mr Blunkett's proposed civilian Community Support Officers (CSOs), who will have powers to detain suspects, and warned of demoralisation and a 'widespread malaise' in the police service.
HEALTH Minister Susan Deacon has ordered a major review of the NHS in Scotland to break a decades-long cycle of demoralisation and blame.