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Quotation by Alain-René Le Sage
I wish you all manner of prosperity, with a little more taste.
Alain-René Le Sage (1668–1747), French playwright, novelist. The Archbishop of Grenada, in The Adventures of Gil Blas, bk. 7, ch. 4 (1715-1735).
Dismissing Gil Blas, who had incurred the Archbishop's disfavor by criticizing one of his sermons.
Surprise me with a
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