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Among all kinds of Writing, there is none in which Authors are more apt to miscarry than in Works of Humour, as there is none in w ...
This we take it is the grand characteristic of our age. By our skill in Mechanism, it has come to pass, that in the management of ...
Sculpture and painting are very justly called liberal arts; a lively and strong imagination, together with a just observation, bei ...
But what we gain'd in Skill we lost in Strength.
Our Builders were with Want of Genius curst;
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I'm not an overly ambitious person; I don't feel like I have to excel.
When first my lines of heavenly joys made mention,
Such was their luster, they did so excel,
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Women always excel men in that sort of wisdom which comes from experience. To be a woman is in itself a terrible experience.
O loss of sight, of thee I most complain!
Blind among enemies, O worse than chains,
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All human excellence is but comparative. There may be persons who excel us, as much as we fancy we excel the meanest.
...these little girls spoke of going to one school or the other later on, of perhaps they would decide not to practice their music ...
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