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Quotation by Laurence Sterne
We lose the right of complaining sometimes by forbearing it;Mbut we oftener treble the force.
Laurence Sterne (1713–1768), British author, clergyman. The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman (1760), vol. 2, ch. 4, eds. Melvyn New and Joan New, University of Florida Press (1978).
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