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The best thing in life is doing things people say you can't do.
There is safety in reserve, but no attraction. One cannot love a reserved person.
Police officer: Say chief. This fellow Comante.... Public's interested in him. He's a colorful character.
Chief Detective: Co
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There was something so free and self-contained about him, something in the young fellow's movements, that made that officer aware ...
When Prince William [later King William IV] was at Cork in 1787, an old officer ... dined with him, and happened to say he had bee ...
Go to the ant, you lazybones; consider its ways, and be wise. Without having any chief or officer or ruler, it prepares its food i ...
Mutual repect implies discretion and reserve even in love itself; it means preserving as much liberty as possible to those whose l ...
The great advantages of simulation and dissimulation are three. First to lay asleep opposition and to surprise. For where a man's ...
Lord, reserve for me a crown,
And do not let my shares go down.
The human mind is like Salome at the beginning of dance, hidden from the outside world by seven veils. Veils of reserve, shyness, ...
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