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Waldo Lydecker: Laura considered me the wisest, the wittiest, the most interesting man she'd ever met. I was in complete accord wi ...
No ceremony that to great ones 'longs,
Not the king's crown, nor the deputed sword,
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He was the mark and glass, copy and book,
That fashioned others.
Here is my journey's end, here is my butt
And very sea-mark of my utmost sail.
Thou blind man's mark, thou fool's self-chosen snare,
Fond Fancy's scum and dregs of scattered thought,
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Nothing that grieves us can be called little: by the eternal laws of proportion a child's loss of a doll and a king's loss of a cr ...
Do not put yourself forward in the king's presence or stand in the place of the great; for it is better to be told, "Come up here, ...
A commander in the field must sometimes go against the king's orders.
Words are but air; the pen leaves a mark.
For this is the mark of a wise and upright man, not to rail against the gods in misfortune.
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