Czar Alexander III quotes

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I go into my library, and all history unrolls before me. I breathe the morning air of the world while the scent of Eden's roses ye ...
Charles Foster Kane: You always said you wanted to live in a palace.
Susan Alexander: Oh, a person could go crazy in this dum
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Be silent always when you doubt your sense;
And speak, though sure, with seeming diffidence:
Learn then what morals critics ought to show,
For 'tis but half a judge's task, to know.
Though learned, well-bred; and though well-bred, sincere;
Modestly bold, and humanly severe:
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For fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
The bookful blockhead, ignorantly read,
With loads of learned lumber in his head.
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Fear most to tax an honorable fool,
Whose right it is, uncensured to be dull;
The Peer now spreads the glitt'ring Forfex wide,
T'inclose the Lock; now joins it, to divide.
Here thou, great Anna! whom three realms obey,
Dost sometimes counsel take--and sometimes tea.
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