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God, I thank you that I am not like other people: thieves, rogues, adulterers, or even like this tax collector.
But the tax collector, standing far off, would not even look up to heaven, but was beating his breast and saying, 'God, be mercifu ...
Here lies the body of William Jones
Who all his life collected bones,
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The art of the critic in a nutshell: to coin slogans without betraying ideas. The slogans of an inadequate criticism peddle ideas ...
The book borrower of real stature whom we envisage here proves himself to be an inveterate collector of books not so much by the f ...
The shrewd guess, the fertile hypothesis, the courageous leap to a tentative conclusion--these are the most valuable coin of the t ...
For he could coin, or counterfeit
New words, with little or no wit;
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Constancy ... that small change of love, which people exact so rigidly, receive in such conterfeit coin, and repay in baser metal.
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 ...
It is not funny that a man should be killed, but it is sometimes funny that he should be killed for so little, and that his death ...
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