bite one's tongue quotes

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I avoid talking before the youth of the age as I would dancing before them: for if one's tongue don't move in the steps of the day ...
Give us that grand word "woman" once again,
And let's have done with "lady"; one's a term
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I'd like to catch him--uh--see him sometime when no one's around.
The bite of conscience, like a dog biting a stone, is a stupidity.
Eye of newt and toe of frog,
Wool of bat and tongue of dog,
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You starveling, you eel-skin, you dried neat's tongue, you
bull's pizzle, you stock-fish!
The iron tongue of midnight hath told twelve.
Lovers, to bed; 'tis almost fairy time.
Sure if I reprehend anything in this world, it is the use of my oracular tongue, and a nice derangement of epitaphs.
So long as you write what you wish to write, that is all that matters; and whether it matters for ages or only for hours, nobody c ...
When a subject is highly controversial ... one cannot hope to tell the truth. One can only show how one came to hold whatever opin ...
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