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The advantage of doing one's praising for oneself is that one can lay it on so thick and exactly in the right places.
Violent measures are always dangerous, but, when necessary, may then be looked on as wise. They have, however, the advantage of ne ...
If I had my way books would not be written in English, but in an exceedingly difficult secret language that only skilled professio ...
The advantage of time and place in all practical actions is half a victory; which being lost is irrecoverable.
We must be as courteous to a man as we are to a picture, which we are willing to give the advantage of a good light.
'Tis good to give a stranger a meal or a night's lodging. 'Tis better to be hospitable to his good meaning and thought, and give c ...
Many were the wit-combates betwixt him and Ben Jonson, which two I behold like a Spanish great Gallion, and an English man of War; ...
If Germany is to become a colonising power, all I say is, "God speed her!" She becomes our ally and partner in the execution of th ...
The thirty thousand dollars is not the annual expense of the Executive Mansion. That may not be over twenty-five thousand dollars ...
We took advantage of [the Indians'] ignorance and inexperience to incline them the more easily toward treachery, lewdness, avarice ...
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