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He stood, a soldier, to the last right end,
A perfect patriot and a noble friend,
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A noble soul is not the one that can manage the highest flights but the one that rises very little and falls very little but alway ...
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, ...
How difficult the task to quench the fire and the pride of private ambition, and to sacrifice ourselves and all our hopes and expe ...
Since I am upon this Subject, I must observe that our English Poets have succeeded much better in the Stile, than in the Sentiment ...
There is no kind of false Wit which has been so recommended by the Practice of all Ages, as that which consists in a Jingle of Wor ...
My smiling child
Named for a noble ancestor
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Here lieth the worthy warrior
Who never bloodied sword;
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Listen, my friend, there are two races of beings. The masses teeming and happy--common clay, if you like--eating, breeding, workin ...
It is quite gratifying to feel guilty if you haven't done anything wrong: how noble! Whereas it is rather hard and certainly depre ...
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