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    One's bark is worse than one's bite

    One's words are worse than one's actions

    Out of the frying pan and into the fire

    To go from something bad to something worse

    Rub salt in (someone's) wound

    To try to make someone's unhappiness or misfortune worse

    A setback

    A change from better to worse, a delay, a reversal

    Cut off one`s nose to spite one`s face

    To make things worse for yourself by trying to harm someone or something else

    Shoot oneself in the foot

    To make a mistake or a stupid decision that makes a situation worse

    Below average

    Worse or lower than average

    A stitch in time saves nine

    Any damage or mistake should be corrected immediately in order to prevent it from becoming worse

    Take a turn for the worse

    To become sicker

    George A. Sheehan

    Exercise is done against one's wishes and maintained only because the alternative is worse.

    Aldous Huxley

    Beauty is worse than wine, it intoxicates both the holder and beholder.

    Abu Bakr

    If an ignorant person is attracted by the things of the world, that is bad. But if a learned person is thus attracted, it is worse.

    William Hazlitt

    It is not fit that every man should travel; it makes a wise man better, and a fool worse.

    Doug Larson

    More marriages might survive if the partners realized that sometimes the better comes after the worse.

    Jean Rostand

    Never feel remorse for what you have thought about your wife; she has thought much worse things about you.

    Alfred de Musset

    There is no worse sorrow than remembering happiness in the day of sorrow.

    Ansel Adams

    There is nothing worse than a sharp image of a fuzzy concept.

    Francis Bacon

    Things alter for the worse spontaneously, if they be not altered for the better designedly.

    John Stuart Mill

    War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things. The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse.

    Golda Meir

    Whether women are better than men I cannot say - but I can say they are certainly no worse.

    Add fuel to the fire

    To make a bad situation even worse

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