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Every thing in his composition was little; and he had all the weaknesses of a little mind, without any of the virtues, or even the ...
She loved money, but could occasionally part with it, especially to men of learning, whose patronage she affected. She often conve ...
His poor, crazy, deformed body was a mere Pandora's box, containing all the physical ills that ever afflicted humanity. This, perh ...
George the first was an honest, dull, German gentleman, as unfit as unwilling to act the part of a king, which is to shine and to ...
His youth was distinguished by all the tumult and storm of pleasures, in which he licentiously triumphed, disdaining all decorum. ...
His breast was the seat of all those passions which degrade our nature, and disturb our reason. There they raged in a perpetual co ...
The nation looked upon him as a deserter, and he shrunk into insignificancy and an earldom.... He was fixed in the house of lords, ...
In private life he was good-natured, chearful, social; inelegant in his manners, loose in his morals. He had a coarse, strong wit, ...
He degraded himself by the vice of drinking, which, together with a great stock of Greek and Latin, he brought away with him from ...
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