LIBERTINE quotes

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When he speaks,
The air, a chartered libertine, is still.
No far-fetched sigh shall ever wound my breast,
Love from mine eye a tear shall never wring,
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The only serious rival to Pepys is Boswell, but Boswell is a snail without a shell. He trails through life unhoused and exclamator ...
It is easier to make a saint out of a libertine than out of a prig.
Thou thyself hast been a libertine,
As sensual as the brutish sting itself.
Do not, as some ungracious pastors do,
Show me the steep and thorny way to heaven,
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Regularity and Decorum. 'Tis what we women-authors, in particular, have been thought greatly deficient in; and I should be concern ...
Amazing grace! (how sweet the sound)
That sav'd a wretch like me!
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