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O wretched fool,
That lov'st to make thine honesty a vice!
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...I delivered the poor who cried, and the orphan who had no helper. The blessing of the wretched came upon me, and I caused the w ...
Death is easier than a wretched life; and better never to have born than to live and fare badly.
At first,
our bodies were as one.
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The world 's a bubble, and the life of man
Less then a span:
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An identity is questioned only when it is menaced, as when the mighty begin to fall, or when the wretched begin to rise, or when t ...
A country is strong which consists of wealthy families, every member of whom is interested in defending a common treasure; it is w ...
They wouldn't be heroes if they were infallible, in fact they wouldn't be heroes if they weren't miserable wretched dogs, the pari ...
Facts can't be recounted; much less twice over, and far less still by different persons. I've already drummed that thoroughly into ...
And what have you laymen made of hell? A kind of penal servitude for eternity, on the lines of your convict prisons on earth, to w ...
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