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 Robert Burton once said...

'Tis a hydra's head contention; the more they strive the more they may: and as Praxiteles did by his glass, when he saw a scurvy face in it, brake it in pieces; but for that one he saw many more as bad in a moment.

In Contention Quotes, by Robert Burton , Source: Anatomy of Melancholy (pt. II, sc. 3, mem. 7)

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