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Page 179 - The dancing pair that simply sought renown, By holding out, to tire each other down...
Page 59 - If ever I should wish for a retreat, whither I might steal from the world and its distractions, and dream quietly away the remnant of a troubled life, I know of none more promising than this little valley.
Page 275 - ... the glory of God lightens it, and the Lamb is the light thereof.
Page 247 - it cannot be that a prophet perish out of Jerusalem
Page 157 - That never set a squadron in the field, Nor the division of a battle knows More than a spinster...
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Page 159 - Leave wringing of your hands. Peace ! Sit you down, And let me wring your heart; for so I shall, If it be made of penetrable stuff, If damned custom have not braz'd it so That it is proof and bulwark against sense.
Page 312 - But the contest without a piano was like the play of Hamlet with the part of Hamlet left out.
Page 153 - Though he, that has but impudence, To all things has a fair pretence ; And, put among his wants but shame, To all the world may lay his claim...
Page 68 - On peut etre plus fin qu'un autre, mais pas plus fin que tous les autres.

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