WANTON quotes

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Down, wanton, down! Have you no shame
That at the whisper of Love's name,
A lover may bestride the gossamers
That idles in the wanton summer air,
And yet not fall; so light is vanity.
A man whose blood
Is very snow-broth; one who never feels
Wanton as youthful goats, wild as young bulls.
I care not for these ladies,
That must be wooed and prayed;
Fortune, honour, beauty, youth,
Are but blossoms dying;
Wanton pleasures, doting love,
Are but shadows flying.
You must labour to acquire that great and uncommon talent of hating with good breeding, and loving with prudence; to make no quarr ...
The milkweed brings up to my very door
The theme of wanton waste in peace and war....
Full many wanton babes have I,
Which must be stilled with lullaby.
He had fathered every folly, every sin. No goat knew gluttony like his, no cat had felt his pride, no crow his avarice. He had sai ...
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