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    Breathes there the man with soul so dead,
    Who never to himself hath said,
    This is my own, my native land!
    Whose heart hath ne'er within him burn'd,
    As home his footsteps he hath turn'd,
    From wandering on a foreign strand!

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Virtue lies half way between two opposite vices.

Virtue lies half way between two opposite vices.

by Unknown Found in: General Sayings,
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There is some soul of goodness in things evil,
Would men observingly distill it out;
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There is some soul of goodness in things evil,
Would men observingly distill it out;
For our bad neighbor makes us early stirrers,
Which is both healthful, and good husbandry.

by William Shakespeare Found in: General Sayings,
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We must love, as looking one day to hate.

We must love, as looking one day to hate.

by George Herbert Found in: General Sayings,
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An honest tale speeds best being plainly told.

An honest tale speeds best being plainly told.

by William Shakespeare Found in: General Sayings,
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Though you rise early, yet the day comes at his time, and not
till then.

Though you rise early, yet the day comes at his time, and not
till then.

by George Herbert Found in: General Sayings,
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Those who scratch their hair with one finger. [Fearing to
discompose their curls. Dandies.]

Those who scratch their hair with one finger. [Fearing to
discompose their curls. Dandies.]

by Unknown Found in: General Sayings,
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He that chastens one, chastens 20.

He that chastens one, chastens 20.

by George Herbert Found in: General Sayings,
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To love is a pleasure of youth, a sin in old age.

To love is a pleasure of youth, a sin in old age.

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Words are men's daughters, but God's sons are things.

Words are men's daughters, but God's sons are things.

by Samuel Madden Found in: General Sayings,
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