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A widow's refusal of a lover is seldom so explicit as to exclude hope.
Who ever was in fault, Self being judge?
Whenever we approve, we can find a hundred good reasons to justify our approbation. Whenever we dislike, we can find a thousand to
All that hoops are good for is to clean dirty shoes and keep fellows at a distance.
A brother may not be a friend, but a friend will always be a brother.
Handsome husbands often make a wife's heart ache.
We can all be good when we have no temptation or provocation to the contrary.
A Stander-by is often a better judge of the game than those that play.
I never knew a man who deserved to be thought well of for his morals who had a slight opinion of our Sex in general.
Old men, imagining themselves under obligation to young paramours, seldom keep any thing from their knowledge.
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