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No, there's nothing half so sweet in life As love's young dream
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#Love

Our emotional symptoms are precious sources of life and individuality.
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#English Author #Emotions

This wretched brain gave way, and I became a wreck at random driven, without one glimpse of reason or heaven
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#Heaven #Brain

Is not this house [the Tower of London] as nigh heaven as my own?
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#Heaven

My only books were woman's looks, and folly's all they've taught me
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#Folly

The heart that has truly loved never forgets, But as truly loves on to the close
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#Heart

Lawyers-a profession it is to disguise matters.
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#Profession #Lawyer

If honor were profitable, everybody would be honorable.
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Lawyers -- a profession it is to disguise matters.
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#Law And Lawyers

To be educated, a person doesn't have to know much or be informed, but he or she does have to have been exposed vulnerably to the transformative events of an engaged human life.
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There are several sorts of religions, not only in different parts of the island, but even in every town; some worshipping the sun, others the moon or one of the planets.
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For this is one of the ancientest laws among them; that no man shall be blamed for reasoning in the maintenance of his own religion.
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#Tolerance

A little wanton money, which burned out the bottom of his purse.
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And it will fall out as in a complication of diseases, that by applying a remedy to one sore, you will provoke another; and that which removes the one ill symptom produces others.
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And, indeed, though they differ concerning other things, yet all agree in this: that they think there is one Supreme Being that made and governs the world, whom they call, in the language of their country, Mithras.
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Ask a woman's advice, and whatever she advises, Do the very reverse and you're sure to be wise.
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Disguise our bondage as we will, 'Tis woman, woman, rules us still.
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Education is not the piling on of learning, information, data, facts, skills, or abilities - that's training or instruction - but is rather making visible what is hidden as a seed.
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For when they see the people swarm into the streets, and daily wet to the skin with rain, and yet cannot persuade them to go out of the rain, they do keep themselves within their houses, seeing they cannot remedy the folly of the people.
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Here bring your wounded hearts, here tell your anguish; Earth has no sorrow that Heaven cannot heal.
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I die the king's faithful servant, but God's first.
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My only books were woman's looks, and folly's all they've taught me.
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One of the greatest problems of our time is that many are schooled but few are educated.
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See me safe up: for in my coming down, I can shift for myself.
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Some worship such men as have been eminent in former times for virtue or glory, not only as ordinary deities, but as the supreme god.
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The channel is known only to the natives; so that if any stranger should enter into the bay without one of their pilots he would run great danger of shipwreck.
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The light, that lies In woman's eyes, Has been my heart's undoing.
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