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When a scholar meets a soldier, he may have reason on his side, but to no avail.
"Promise me solemnly," I said to her as she lay on what I believed to be her death bed, "if you find in the world beyond the grave ...
A man may lack everything but tact and conviction and still be a forcible speaker; but without these nothing will avail.... Fluenc ...
There is small disproportion betwixt a fool who useth not wit because he hath it not and him that useth it not when it should avai ...
'Twill not now avail to tan
Orange cheek or skin of man.
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We grant no dukedoms to the few,
We hold like rights and shall;--
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One of the benefits of a college education is, to show the boy its little avail.
There are people who pay attention to the weaknesses of their friends; that is to no avail. I have always closely watched and prof ...
Poor America, of what avail is all her wealth, if the individuals comprising the nation are wretchedly poor? If they live in squal ...
Nor even thy virtues, tyrant, shall avail
To save thy secret soul from nightly fears,
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