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Let thy speech be short, comprehending much in few words.
The Abbe Goussault, a counsellor at High Court, writes [at the end of the 17th century]: "Familiarizing oneself with one's childre ...
I'm a woman of very few words, but lots of action.
We never say so much as when we do not quite know what we want to say. We need few words when we have something to say, but all th ...
A Tory..., since the revolution, may be defined in a few words, to be a lover of monarchy, though without abandoning liberty; and ...
As great minds have the faculty of saying a great deal in a few words, so lesser minds have a talent of talking much, and saying n ...
A few words more about Mrs. Humbert while the going is good (a bad accident is to happen quite soon).
I introduced her to Elena, and in that life-quickening atmosphere of a big railway station where everything is something trembling ...
I still understand a few words in life, but I no longer think they make a sentence.
For Nym, he hath heard that men of few words are the best men,
and therefore he scorns to say his prayers, lest 'a should be<
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