cheap and commonplace quotes

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To do something, say something, see something, before anybody else--these are things that confer a pleasure compared with which ot ...
But in our experience, man is cheap and friendship wants its deep sense. We affect to dwell with our friends in their absence, but ...
A philistine is a full-grown person whose interests are of a material and commonplace nature, and whose mentality is formed of the ...
His [O.J. Simpson's] supporters lined the freeway to cheer him on Friday and commentators talked about his tragedy. Did those peop ...
The fact that a believer is happier than a sceptic is no more to the point than the fact that a drunken man is happier than a sobe ...
Paper is cheap, and authors need not now erase one book before they write another. Instead of cultivating the earth for wheat and ...
Now blessings light on him that first invented this same sleep: it covers a man all over, thoughts and all, like a cloak; 'tis mea ...
Our age is very cheap and intelligible. Unroof any house, and you shall find it. The well-being consists in having a sufficiency o ...
Men hold themselves cheap and vile; and yet a man is a fagot of thunderbolts. All the elements pour through his system: he is the ...
Great geniuses have the shortest biographies. Their cousins can tell you nothing about them. They lived in their writings, and so ...
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