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We shall find of him
A shrewd contriver; and, you know, his means,
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Either I mistake your shape and making quite,
Or else you are that shrewd and knavish sprite
Called Robin Goodfellow.
O, when she is angry she is keen and shrewd;
She was a vixen when she went to school,
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And his master commended the dishonest manager because he had acted shrewdly; for the children of this age are more shrewd in deal ...
They can never have known old monks, wise, shrewd, unerring in judgment, and yet aglow with passionate insight, so very tender in ...
The shrewd guess, the fertile hypothesis, the courageous leap to a tentative conclusion--these are the most valuable coin of the t ...
Computers are good at swift, accurate computation and at storing great masses of information. The brain, on the other hand, is not ...
The great novels of sex of the nineteenth century were those of Thomas Hardy. By comparison, Lawrence's books are more subtle and ...
Take from a man his reputation for probity, and the more shrewd and clever he is, the more hated and mistrusted he becomes.
You know, Frank, I'm beginning to get a new perspective on this crawling little animal known as man. Why a dog or a cat or a bird ...
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