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I have another one, slightly reworking Ruskin's wise words: "A good bin man was far nobler and far holier than the most admired Madonna ever painted."
dollars), within market categories cardiopulmonary stress testing systems, ECG data management systems, ECG monitoring equipment, ECG stress testing systems, event monitoring systems and holier monitoring systems.
This is in reply to Mr Max Sequeira's letter "Holier than thou".
In a statement to Holier daily, he added that "Arbil has become, again, the focus of political solutions".
But when a poll comes around about ethics, we are all of a sudden holier than thou.
Perhaps retirement would be ideal for a supercilious and overbearing, arrogant, puffed up, swell-headed, inflated, high and mighty, stuck up, toffee-nosed, nose in the air snob, haughty, disdainful, holier than thou, ungracious, strutting, swaggering, pleased as punch, bumptious, conceited, pompous dolt on a bike.
But listen, You're not that much holier than me And here I am after all these years Still clinging to the bottom of society.
** BUZO, Laura Holier Than Thou Allen & Unwin, 2012 291pp $17.99 pbk +e ISBN 9781741759983 SCIS 1561007
I LOVE it when the footballing world gets all pompous and holier than thou over race relations and compulsory bonhomie to one's fellow man.
Unfortunately, if you happen to inquire from these 'faithful' the reason for this, you will often be labeled, 'Holier than thou.' Go figure!
What is holier than a way to feel again, even if by money we mean a