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Singularity is only pardonable in old age and retirement; I may now be as singular as I please, but you may not.
It might be pardonable to refuse to defend some men, but to defend them negligently is nothing short of criminal.
Kings are much to be pitied, who, misled by weak ministers, and deceived by wicked favourites, run into political errors, which in ...
A white lie is always pardonable. But he who tells the truth without compulsion merits no leniency.
There is but one pride pardonable; that of being above doing a base or dishonorable action.
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