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A good pun may be admitted among the smaller excellencies of lively conversation.
For my own part I think no innocent species of wit or pleasantry should be suppressed: and that a good pun may be admitted among t ...
This place is the Devil, or at least his principal residence, they call it the University, but any other appellation would have su ...
The Good and Great must ever shun
That reckless and abandoned one
Who stoops to perpetrate a pun.
We used chamber-pots a good deal.... My mother ... loved to repeat: "When did the queen reign over China?" This whimsical and harm ...
A man who could make so vile a pun would not scruple to pick a pocket.
A pun does not commonly justify a blow in return. But if a blow were given for such cause, and death ensued, the jury would be jud ...
Coincidence may be described as the chance encounter of two unrelated causal chains which--miraculously, it seems--merge into a si ...
A pun, though despicable in itself, can be the noblest vehicle of an artistic intention by serving as the abbreviation of a witty ...
A pun is not bound by the laws which limit nicer wit. It is a pistol let off at the ear; not a feather to tickle the intellect.
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