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Example Sentences for "resent"

My daughter seemed to resent her younger brother when he was first born because up until that time, she had always been the center of attentionHe always resented his parents for forcing him to go to church every Sunday.

My daughter seemed to resent her younger brother when he was first born because up until that time, she had always been the center of attention.

I really resent your complaining to the boss about my work on the project without having spoken to me about it first.

She was still resentful towards him a year after they split up.

The election has shown that the majority of the population were obviously still resentful towards the government for raising taxes.

Kareem felt a lot of resentment towards his dad for running out on his mom when he was only 10 years old.

His resentment at not being chosen for the position increased when he heard that they had hired someone with less experience for the job.

He was a shy boy who resented his younger sister for her ability to make friends easily.

People under state control generally resent paying taxes, but their personal security depends largely on government institutions.

G. C. Lichtenberg once stated that a person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.

Joan Lundmen once remarked that holding on to anger, resentment and hurt only gives you tense muscles, a headache and a sore jaw from clenching your teeth. Forgiveness gives you back the laughter, and the lightness in your life.

Mark Twain once remarked that humor is the great thing, the saving thing. The minute it crops up, all our irritations and resentments slip away, and a sunny spirit takes their place.

The Buddha tells us that anger will never disappear so long as thoughts of resentment are cherished in the mind. Anger will disappear just as soon as thoughts of resentment are forgotten.

A Ghanaian proverb states that when you are rich, you are resented; when you are poor, you are despised.

A Chinese proverb states that large demands on oneself, and little demands on others keep resentment at bay.

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