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Why the ghosts of poor old dead Romans should be dragged in every time a man eats an oyster, I don't see. We're as fine specimens ...
When it is not necessary to change, it is necessary not to change.
Let justice be done, though the world perish. (Fiat justitia et pereat mundus.)
This made you first to know the Why
You liked, then after to apply
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Not lived; for life doth her great actions spell,
By what was done and wrought
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It is not growing like a tree
In bulk, doth make man better be,
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Wise child, didst hastily return
And mad'st thy mother's womb thine urn.
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He stood, a soldier, to the last right end,
A perfect patriot and a noble friend,
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The final hour when we cease to exist does not itself bring death; it merely of itself completes the death-process. We reach death ...
Just as the mother's womb holds us for ten months not in preparation for itself but for the region to which we seem to be discharg ...
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