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If true that notion, which but few contest,
That in the way of wit short things are best,
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When much intercourse with a friend has supplied us with a standard of excellence, and has increased our respect for the resources ...
Doing, a filthy pleasure is, and short;
And done, we straight repent us of the sport:
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The human race is yet in its infancy--no, not infancy; infancy is innocent and sweet--it is in its ugly boyhood, half way between ...
If music and sweet poetry agree,
As they must needs (the sister and the brother),
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I see not much difference between ourselves & the Turks, save that we have foreskins and they none, that they have long dresses an ...
Fools! For I also had my hour;
One far fierce hour and sweet:
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Diddy-Wah-Diddy ... is a place of no work and no worry for man or beast. The road to it is so crooked that a mule pulling a load o ...
The thing that makes our friendships so short and changeable is that the qualities and dispositions of the soul are very hard to k ...
I heard the bells, on Christmas Day,
Their old, familiar carols play,
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