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Of a life of luxury the fruit is luxury, whether in agriculture, or commerce, or literature, or art.
The world 's a bubble, and the life of man
Less then a span:
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Life of Ages, richly poured,
Love of God unspent and free,
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Nobody can write the life of a man, but those who have eat and drunk and lived in social intercourse with him.
As to the rout that is made about people who are ruined by extravagance, it is no matter to the nation that some individuals suffe ...
Life is made too easy. Mankind's moral fibre is giving way under the softening influence of luxury.
Compared with this simple, fibrous life, our civilized history appears the chronicle of debility, of fashion, and the arts of luxu ...
I never felt I could give up my life of freedom to become a man's housekeeper. When I was young, if a girl married poverty, she be ...
There is a city myth that country life was isolated and lonely; the truth is that farmers and their families then had a richer soc ...
I regard as a mortal sin not only the lying of the senses in matters of love, but also the illusion which the senses seek to creat ...
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