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Reporters for tabloid newspapers beat a path to the park entrance each summer when the national convention of nudists is held, but ...
Everywhere "good men" sound a retreat, and the word has gone forth to fall back on innocence. Fall forward rather on to whatever t ...
Before you beat a dog, find out who its master is.
Nelse McLeod: Faith can move mountains Milt, but it can't beat a faster draw. There's only three men I know with his kind of speed ...
There used to be two kinds of kisses. First when girls were kissed and deserted; second, when they were engaged. Now there's a thi ...
Any stigma, as the old saying is, will serve to beat a dogma.
I shall not want false witness to condemn me,
Nor store of treasons to augment my guilt.
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When Prince William [later King William IV] was at Cork in 1787, an old officer ... dined with him, and happened to say he had bee ...
I thought of rhyme alone,
For rhyme can beat a measure out of trouble
And make the daylight sweet once more....
I fought fire with oil.
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