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That, he awaking when the other do,
May all to Athens back again repair,
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O that my vexation were weighed, and all my calamity laid in the balances! For then it would be heavier than the sand of the sea; ...
Happiness in marriage is entirely a matter of chance. If the dispositions of the parties are ever so well known to each other, or ...
A sect or a party is an elegant incognito, devised to save a man from the vexation of thinking.
If you teach a poor young man to shave himself, and keep his razor in order, you may contribute more to the happiness of his life ...
There is not much less vexation in the government of a private family than in the managing of an entire state.
Nothing is so insufferable to man as to be completely at rest, without passions, without business, without diversion, without stud ...
There is no truer cause of unhappiness amongst men than, where naturally expecting charity and benevolence, they receive harm and ...
What is the life of man! Is it not to shift from side to side?--from sorrow to sorrow?--to button up one cause of vexation!--and u ...
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