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She [Evelina] is a little angel!... Her face and person answer my most refined ideas of complete beauty.... She has the same gentl ...
Reprehension is a kind of middle thing betwixt admonition and correction: it is sharpe admonition, but a milde correction. It is r ...
With those who wish to think amiss of me, I have learnt to be perfectly indifferent: but where I know a mind to be ingenuous, and ...
I have never injured anybody with a mordant poem; my
verse contains charges against nobody. Ingenuous, I have
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I don't judge a regime by the damning criticism of the opposition, but by the ingenuous praise of the partisan.
We should treat our minds, that is, ourselves, as innocent and ingenuous children, whose guardians we are, and be careful what obj ...
He took as his motto: misfortune is good for something. How many good people have been able to say: misfortune is good for nothing ...
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