deaf-and-dumb quotes

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This habit of free speaking at ladies' lunches has impaired society; it has doubtless led to many of the tragedies of divorce and ...
We need pray for no higher heaven than the pure senses can furnish, a purely sensuous life. Our present senses are but the rudimen ...
The loss of my sight was a great fillip. If I could go deaf and dumb I think I might pant on to be a hundred.
O never give the heart outright,
For they, for all smooth lips can say,
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Deafness produces bizarre effects, reversing the natural order of things; the interchange of letters is the conversation of the de ...
Daughters of Time, the hypocritic Days,
Muffled and dumb like barefoot dervishes,
Blackberries
Big as the ball of my thumb, and dumb as eyes
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I know the thing that's most uncommon
(Envy be silent and attend!);
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She is not dead, nor deaf, nor dumb;
Huzza! she spurns the Northern scum!
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Come on my right hand, for this ear is deaf,
And tell me truly what thou think'st of him.
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