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I will through and through
Cleanse the foul body of th' infected world,
If they will patiently receive my medicine.
Plead what I will be, not what I have been;
Not my deserts, but what I will deserve.
Jesus, Lover of my soul, Let me to thy bosom fly,
While the nearer waters roll, While the tempest still is high;
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I hate to paint portraits! I hope never to paint another portrait in my life.... Portraiture may be all right for a man in his you ...
Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.
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Another gentleman ... desired to know if I was engaged, or would honour him with my hand [to dance]. So he was pleased to say, tho ...
Age wins and one must learn to grow old.... I must learn to walk this long unlovely wintry way, looking for spectacles, shunning t ...
More Safe, and much more modest 'tis, to say
God wou'd not leave Mankind without a way:
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But what have I, but what have I, my friend,
To give you, what can you receive from me?
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I made him a low curtsy and thanked him for the honor he intended me, but told him I had no kind of ambition to be his upper serva ...
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