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... it is more than petty treason to the Republic, to call a free citizen a servant. The whole class of young women, whose bread d ...
Treason doth never prosper: what's the reason?
For if it prosper, none dare call it treason.
All men should have a drop of treason in their veins, if nations are not to go soft like so many sleepy pears.
A superior person does not remember a petty person's trespasses.
Be petty at first, and a gentleman later.
When petty people get into power they consider themselves unexcelled in the world.
A petty bureaucrat always watches his superior's countenance, just as a boatman trims his sails according to the force of the wind ...
The treason pleases, but the traitors are odious.
Stories of law violations are weighed on a different set of scales in the Black mind than in the white. Petty crimes embarrass the ...
But each day brings its petty dust
Our soon-choked souls to fill,
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