pestilence quotes

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The LORD will make the pestilence cling to you until it has consumed you...
He who desires but acts not, breeds pestilence.
He kepte that he wan in pestilence,
For gold in phisik is a cordial;
Therefore he lovede gold in special.
Jesu Crist us sende
Housbondes meke, yonge, and fresshe abedde,
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Were a stranger to drop on a sudden into this world, I would shew him, as a specimen of its ills, an hospital full of diseases, a ...
Battles, revolutions, pestilence, famine, and death, are never the effect of those natural causes, which we experience. Prodigies, ...
A new disease? I know not, new or old,
But it may well be called poor mortals' plague:
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But physic yet could never reach
The maladies thou me dost teach:
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This mortal air is one wide pestilence, that kills us all at last.
Autumn hath all the summer's fruitful treasure;
Gone is our sport, fled is poor Croydon's pleasure.
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