fourteenth earl of derby edward george geoffrey smith quotes

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Who knows but we may count among our intellectual chickens
Like them an Earl of Thackeray and p'raps a Duke of
Dickens--
Ye Highlands and ye Lawlands.
Oh! where hae ye been?
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For your God of dream or devil
You will answer, not to me.
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Books, gentlemen, are a species of men, and introduced to them you circulate in the "very best society" that this world can furnis ...
It is remarkable that almost all speakers and writers feel it to be incumbent on them, sooner or later, to prove or acknowledge th ...
Here lieth the worthy warrior
Who never bloodied sword;
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The surprise of animals... in and out, cats and dogs and a milk goat and chickens and guinea hens, all taken for granted, as if ma ...
For I thought of her grave below the hill,
Which the sentinel cypress tree stands over,
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And the one bird singing alone to his nest,
And the one star over the tower.
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George the First was always reckoned
Vile, but viler George the Second;
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