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Greedy of praise, lavish of money.
Little minds mistake little objects for great ones, and lavish away upon the former that time and attention which only the latter ...
America--rather, the United States--seems to me to be the Jew among the nations. It is resourceful, adaptable, maligned, envied, f ...
The art of advertisement, after the American manner, has introduced into all our life such a lavish use of superlatives, that no s ...
Like to the tree of Tantalus she fled,
And seeming lavish, sav'de her maydenhead.
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but when lust
By unchaste looks, loose gestures, and foul talk,
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It has often been remarked that in Europe a certain degree of contempt lurks even in the flattery which men lavish upon women: alt ...
The white man regards the universe as a gigantic machine hurtling through time and space to its final destruction: individuals in ...
We'll never know the worth of water till the well go dry.
A new kind of woman with deep-rooted values is changing the way we live. Market researchers call it "neo-traditionalism." To us it ...
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