georges l c frederic d cuvier quotes - 10 of
George the First was always reckoned
Vile, but viler George the Second; ...
Jove send me more such afternoons as this.
Then came Corinna in a long loose gown,
Her white neck hid with tresses hanging down, ...
They come to see; they come that they themselves may be seen.
It is convenient that there be gods, and, as it is convenient, let us believe there are.
Skill makes love unending.
Perhaps too my name will be joined to theirs.
Constant Penelope sends to thee, careless Ulysses.
Write not again, but come, sweet mate,
Note too that a faithful study of the liberal arts humanizes character and permits it not to be cruel.
Time the devourer of all things.
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