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I will not adopt that ungenerous and impolitic custom so common with novel writers, of degrading by their contemptuous censure the ...
In this Journal, my pen is a delicate needle point, tracing out a graph of temperament so as to show its daily fluctuations: grave ...
It is human agitation, with all the vulgarity of needs small and great, with its flagrant disgust for the police who repress it, i ...
Any newspaper, from the first line to the last, is nothing but a web of horrors.... I cannot understand how an innocent hand can t ...
All disgust is originally disgust at touching.
I went to my father's at night. He spoke of poor John [Boswell's brother] with disgust. I was shocked and said, "He's your son, an ...
Nothing, neither acceptance nor prohibition, will induce a child to stop swearing overnight. Teach your child respect for himself ...
Abject flattery and indiscriminate assentation degrade, as much as indiscriminate contradiction and noisy debate disgust. But a mo ...
If ever a man and his wife, or a man and his mistress, who pass nights as well as days together, absolutely lay aside all good bre ...
The greatest pleasures are only narrowly separated from disgust.
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