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The full value of this life can only be got by fighting; the violent take it by storm. And if we have accepted everything we have ...
Oh teach me to see death, and not to fear,
But rather to take truce;
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Call a truce, then, to our labours--let us feast with friends and neighbours,
And be merry as the custom of our caste;
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When envoys are sent with compliments in their mouths, it is a sign that the enemy wishes for a truce.
When we were opposite to the middle of Billerica, the fields on either hand had a soft and cultivated English aspect, the village ...
Our whole life is startingly moral. There is never an instant's truce between virtue and vice.
In a pleasant spring morning all men's sins are forgiven. Such a day is a truce to vice. While such a sun holds out to burn, the v ...
Yet, haply, in some lull of life,
Some Truce of God which breaks its strife,
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A stroke of the pen is better than a stroke of the sword, no?
Aeneas. We know each other well.
Diomedes. We do, and long to know each other worse.
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