nor man lewis corwin quotes

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Villain, thou know'st nor law of God nor man;
No beast so fierce but knows some touch of pity.
Yes, I do think that you might pardon him,
And neither heaven nor man grieve at the mercy.
The man whose silent days
In harmless joys are spent,
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A man of sense only trifles with them, plays with them, humours and flatters them, as he does with a sprightly and forward child; ...
Spirit is now a very fashionable word: to act with Spirit, to speak with Spirit, means only to act rashly, and to talk indiscreetl ...
It is a great advantage for any man to be able to talk or hear, neither ignorantly nor absurdly, upon any subject; for I have know ...
The great, the rich, the powerful, too often bestow their favours upon their inferiors in the manner they bestow their scraps upon ...
A man of fashion never has recourse to proverbs, and vulgar aphorisms; uses neither favourite words nor hard words, but takes grea ...
Women are only children of a larger growth.... A man of sense only trifles with them, plays with them, humours and flatters them, ...
Every man feels that perception gives him an invincible belief of the existence of that which he perceives; and that this belief i ...
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