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We over-estimate the conscience of our friend. His goodness seems better than our goodness, his nature finer, his temptations less ...
I feel no more like a man now than I did in long skirts, unless it be that enjoying more freedom and cutting off the fetters is to ...
Through all opposition the personal benefits of the reform [dress] [bracketed word in original] have compensated; but had it been ...
Ever let the Fancy roam!
Pleasure never is at home:
... it is use, and use alone, which leads one of us, tolerably trained to recognize any criterion of grace or any sense of the fit ...
To imagine
An Antony were nature's piece 'gainst fancy,
Condemning shadows quite.
Alas, poor Yorick! I knew him, Horatio: a fellow of infinite jest, of most excellent fancy.... Where be your jibes now, your gambo ...
But now he's gone, and my idolatrous fancy
Must sanctify his relics.
Costly thy habit as thy purse can buy,
But not expressed in fancy, rich, not gaudy,
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Tell me where is fancy bred,
Or in the heart or in the head?
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