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justice delayed is justice denied

Justice served at a later time has as little impact as justice not being served at all. A: "We need to get this matter before a judge quickly." B: "Of course. Justice delayed is justice denied."
See also: delay, deny, justice

desires are nourished by delays

One's interest in something will grow as one waits for it. A: "Ugh, I still haven't heard back from the recruiter at my dream job." B: "At least desires are nourished by delays."
See also: delay, desire, nourish

Desires are nourished by delays.

Prov. The longer you have to wait for something you want, the more eager you will be to get it. The longer I had to postpone my trip to San Francisco, the more eagerly I wanted to go. Desires are nourished by delays.
See also: delay, Desire, nourish
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If you are delayed overnight then you should also receive food, refreshments and where appropriate accommodation for up to three nights, with financial assistance of up to [euro]80 a night.
The focus axiom implies that for those passengers whose flights are not delayed (i.
In some theoretical accounts, choice has been assumed to be based entirely on conditioned reinforcement, and the value of delayed primary reinforcement has been disregarded (e.
The NELS data provide evidence of notable differences between delayed and immediate entrants with respect to their high school academic experiences.
When a contractor is delayed, there may be a variety of causes that all played a part, some compensable and others not.
11) Their findings with regard to operating time, intraoperative blood loss, postoperative pain, and delayed bleeding were similar to ours, although their series included no controls.
Who and what influences delayed presentation in breast cancer?
If the government violates the 7-day notice requirement by failing to obtain the initial authorization for delayed notice or by failing to adequately support the need for extensions, the remedy for such violation is likely to be suppression of evidence subsequently obtained during the follow-up traditional search.
Contributing factors in delayed recovery are those which pre-existed the time of the injury, factors arising with the injury, and factors arising after the injury (Enelow 1971; Tuck, 1983).
If you are delayed overnight you should also receive food, refreshments and, where appropriate, accommodation for up to three nights, with financial assistance of up to PS80 a night.
Los Angeles City College's student admissions center and parking garage was delayed eight months when officials submitted plans that exceeded the $16 million budget by about $7 million.
We also review the literature on pediatric airway foreign bodies, with a focus on delayed diagnosis.
Similarly, delayed release of the hormone may postpone labor beyond the healthiest time to deliver, the study suggests.
Nasdaq: FWLT) announced today that its subsidiary Foster Wheeler USA Corporation, part of its Global Engineering and Construction Group, has been awarded a contract by Bechtel France, Reliance Petroleum Limited's Design, Engineering, Procurement and Construction Advisory Services contractor, for the thermal design, engineering, procurement, and material supply of four TERRACE-WALL(TM) delayed coker heaters.
Lufthansa's Supervisory Board yesterday gave approval for the airline to order 35 Airbus aircraft valued at more than $3 billion, including five new A330s that will "compensate for the delayed entry into service of the A380," the German carrier said in a statement.
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