pepper-shaker quotes

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An illustrious individual remarks that Mrs. [Elizabeth Cady] Stanton is the salt, Anna Dickinson the pepper, and Miss [Susan B.] A ...
Such epithets, like pepper,
Give zest to what you write;
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We are thus assisted by natural objects in the expression of particular meanings. But how great a language to convey such pepper-c ...
Of the Shaker society, it was formerly a sort of proverb in the country, that they always sent the devil to market.
Taking a good mouthful, I felt as though I had taken liquid fire; the tomato was chile colorado, or red pepper, of the purest kind ...
Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled pepper;
A peck of pickled pepper Peter Piper picked.
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Sir Andrew Aguecheek. Here's the challenge, read it. I warrant there's vinegar and pepper in't.
Fabian. Is't so saucy?
Certain it is that scandal is good brisk talk, whereas praise of one's neighbour is by no means lively hearing. An acquaintance gr ...
The caged bird sings
with a fearful trill
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I never did believe
That I ever could be saved
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