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Happy the Man, who void of Cares and Strife,
In Silken, or in Leathern Purse retains
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A shilling life will give you all the facts:
How Father beat him, how he ran away,
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The reputation of generosity is to be purchased pretty cheap; it does not depend so much upon a man's general expense, as it does ...
Morgan: From tonight you shall get a penny for every mark on your face, sixpence for a bloody nose, a shilling for a black eye, an ...
I ain't seen the king's face on a shilling for so long I've forgotten which George it is.
There is no intrinsic worth in money but what is alterable with the times, and whether a guinea goes for twenty pounds or for a sh ...
With one hand he put
A penny in the urn of poverty,
And with the other took a shilling out.
Why should a blacksmith put his hands in the fire if he has tongs?
She was paradigmatic of those fat, gigantic women in Londo
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Before he has learned his a b c in the beautiful but mystic lore of the wilderness which Spenser and Dante had just begun to read, ...
The greenhorn is the ultimate victor in everything; it is he that gets the most out of life.
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