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In this country ... men seem to live for action as long as they can and sink into apathy when they retire.
Good Americans, when they die, go to Paris.
There are three times in a man's life when he has the right to yell at the moon--when he marries; when his children come; and when ...
The pious ones of Plymouth who, reaching the Rock, first fell upon their own knees and then upon the aborigines.
To be seventy years young is sometimes far more cheerful and hopeful than to be forty years old.
And when you stick on conversation's burrs,
Don't strew your pathway with those dreadful urs.
Speak clearly, if you speak at all;
Carve every word before you let it fall.
Me wretched! Let me curr to quercine shades!
Effund your albid hausts, lactiferous maids!
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What I call a good patient is one who, having found a good physician, sticks to him till he dies.
O, better that her shattered hulk
Should sink beneath the wave;
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