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The covetousness or the malignity, which saddens me, when I ascribe it to society, is my own. I am environed by my self.
If thou fill thy brain with Boston and New York, with fashion and covetousness, and wilt stimulate thy jaded senses with wine and ...
Now that adolescence is accessible to the multitude and not restricted to gentlemen and lords, many adults are taking alarm at wha ...
A man can no more separate age and covetousness than 'a can
part young limbs and lechery.
When workmen strive to do better than well,
They do confound their skill in covetousness.
Phebe. Thou hast my love; is not that neighborly?
Silvius. I would have you.
Phebe. Why, that were covetousness.
Teachers . . . were not much appreciated. As one Englishman put it (in 1678): "Were the particular salaries of school-masters thro ...
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