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Trade is the natural enemy of all violent passions. Trade loves moderation, delights in compromise, and is most careful to avoid a ...
That he delights in the misery of others no man will confess, and yet what other motive can make a father cruel?
No man can tell but he that loves his children, how many delicious accents make a man's heart dance in the pretty conversation of ...
Breathing with such suppression of the heart
As joy delights in; and, with wise restraint
Saul and Jonathan were lovely and pleasant in their lives, and in
their death they were not divided: they were swifter than e
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Expecting me to grovel,
she carefully covers both feet
...
The being who, for most men, is the source of the most lively, and even, be it said, to the shame of philosophical delights, the m ...
Anyone could lick a child all over as if it were a puppy or a kitten--but where had that thought come from? What a strange thing t ...
His delights
Were dolphin-like, they showed his back above
The element they lived in.
These violent delights have violent ends,
And in their triumph die, like fire and powder,
Which as they kiss consume.
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