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His youth was distinguished by all the tumult and storm of pleasures, in which he licentiously triumphed, disdaining all decorum. ...
The lamps are going out all over Europe; we shall not see them lit again in our lifetime.
This sort of thing may be tolerated by the French--but we are British, thank God.
They are the guiding oracles which man has found out for himself in that great business of ours, of learning how to be, to do, to ...
Literature, the most seductive, the most deceiving, the most dangerous of professions.
They act as if they supposed that to be very sanguine about the general improvement of mankind is a virtue that relieves them from ...
You have not converted a man because you have silenced him.
1st Murderer. Where's thy conscience now?...
2nd Murderer. I'll not meddle with it. It makes a man a coward.... It fills a ma
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1st Lady. Madam, we'll tell tales.
Queen. Of sorrow or of joy?
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3rd Fisherman. I marvel how the fishes live in the sea.
1st Fisherman. Why, as men do a-land: the great ones eat up the littl
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