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For thee, thou need'st no such deceit,
For, thou thyself art thine own bait;
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Ferdinand. I do beseech you--
Chiefly that I may set it in my prayers--
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The fish sees the bait, not the hook; a person sees the gain, not the danger.
Modesty is the only sure bait when you angle for praise.
Among all the modernized aspects of the most luxurious of industries, the model, a vestige of voluptuous barbarianism, is like som ...
Prudence suspects that happiness is a bait set by risk.
And yet--it is not beauty that inspires the deepest passion. Beauty without grace is the hook without the bait. Beauty, without ex ...
The intellectual man requires a fine bait; the sots are easily amused. But everybody is drugged with his own frenzy, and the pagea ...
When I was a young girl salmon fishing with my father in the Straits of Juan de Fuca in Washington State I used to lean out over t ...
Do not bite at the bait of pleasure, till you know there is no hook beneath it.
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