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The inevitable consequence of poverty is dependence.
The hour of reformation is always delayed; every delay gives vice another
Pendantry is the unseasonable ostentation of learning. It may be discovered either
Mutual complacency is the atmosphere of conjugal love.
How small of all that human hearts endure/That part which laws or kings can cause or cure.
The prospect of penury in age is so gloomy and terrifying that
Among the innumerable mortifications which waylay human arrogance on every side may
As the greatest liar tells more truths than falsehoods, so may it
Fly-fishing may be a very pleasant amusement; but angling or float fishing
The balls of sight are so formed, that one man’s eyes are
Subordination tends greatly to human happiness.
Life must be filled up, and the man who is not capable
No government power can be abused long. Mankind will not bear it.
After a disappointing summer, Humpty Dumpty has a great fall.
I feel better. I feel hornier. I feel more womanly and more
Openly questioning the way the world works and challenging the power of
Twilight”s got some avid – and rabid – fans.
Men are egotists, and not all tolerant of one man’s selfhood; they
Everything looks different when you’re older, not staring up at the world
Technology determines the possibilities of society. It doesn’t matter whether you start
Isn’t it amazing how much better you listen when you are in need?