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A lover without indiscretion is no lover at all.   Life
A resolution to avoid an evil is seldom framed till the evil is so far...   Life
A woman would rather visit her own grave than the place where she has ...   Life
An aged thrush, frail, gaunt, and small, in blast-beruffled plume.   Life
Aspect are within us, and who seems most kingly is king.   Life
Dialect words are those terrible marks of the beast to the truly gente...   Life
Do not do an immoral thing for moral reasons.   Life
Don't you go believing in sayings, Picotee: they are all made by men, ...   Life
Ethelberta breathed a sort of exclamation, not right out, but stealthi...   Life
Everybody is so talented nowadays that the only people I care to honor...   Life
Fear is the mother of foresight.   Life
Give the enemy not only a road for flight, but also a means of defendi...   Life
Good business leaders create a vision, articulate the vision, passiona...   Life
Had other aims than my delight.   Life
I am the family face; flesh perishes, I live on.   Life
I was court-martial in my absence, and sentenced to death in my absenc...   Life
If all hearts were open and all desires known - as they would be if pe...   Life
If Galileo had said in verse that the world moved, the inquisition mig...   Poetry
If way to the better there be, it exacts a full look at the worst.   Life
It is difficult for a woman to define her feelings in language which i...   Life
Let me enjoy the earth no less because the all-enacting light that fas...   Life
Like the British Constitution, she owes her success in practice to her...   Life
No one can read with profit that which he cannot learn to read with pl...   Life
Of course poets have morals and manners of their own, and custom is no...   Life
Once victim, always victim - that's the law!   Life
Patience, that blending of moral courage with physical timidity.   Life
Pessimism... is, in brief, playing the sure game. You cannot lose at i...   Life
Poetry is emotion put into measure. The emotion must come by nature, b...   Life
Some folk want their luck buttered.   Life
That man's silence is wonderful to listen to.   Life
The excessive regard of parents for their children, and their dislike ...   Life
The main object of religion is not to get a man into heaven, but to ge...   Life
The offhand decision of some commonplace mind high in office at a crit...   Life
The sudden disappointment of a hope leaves a scar which the ultimate f...   Life
The value of old age depends upon the person who reaches it. To some m...   Life
There is a condition worse than blindness, and that is, seeing somethi...   Life
Time changes everything except something within us which is always sur...   Life
Well: what we gain by science is, after all, sadness, as the Preacher ...   Life
Yes; quaint and curious war is! You shoot a fellow down you'd treat if...   Life
You can do anything with bayonets except sit on them.   Life
You was a good man, and did good things.   Life