Distemper quotes

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If little faults, proceeding on distemper,
Shall not be winked at, how shall we stretch our eye
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Enthusiasm. A distemper of youth, curable by small doses of repentance in connection with outward applications of experience.
All I can say, in answer to this kind queries [of friends] is that I have not the distemper called the Plague; but that I have all ...
If originally it was not good for a man to be alone, it is much worse for a sick man to be so; he thinks too much of his distemper ...
Everyone in our culture wants to win a prize. Perhaps that is the grand lesson we have taken with us from kindergarten in the age ...
Public morning diversions were the last dissipating habit she obtained; but when that was accomplished, her time was squandered aw ...
A Parliament is that to the Commonwealth which the soul is to the body.... It behoves us therefore to keep the facility of that so ...
Were that enough, bone, blood, and sinew,
The twisted brain, the fair-formed loin,
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I repeat, sir, that in whatever position you place a woman she is an ornament to society and a treasure to the world. As a sweethe ...
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