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    Damn with faint praise, assent with civil leer,
    And without sneering teach the rest to sneer;
    Willing to wound, and yet afraid to strike,
    Just hint a fault, and hesitate dislike;
    Alike reserv'd to blame, or to commend,
    A tim'rous foe, and a suspicious friend.

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He that trusts much Obliges much, says the Spaniard.

He that trusts much Obliges much, says the Spaniard.

by George Herbert Found in: General Sayings,
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Life is as tedious as a twice-told tale.

Life is as tedious as a twice-told tale.

by William Shakespeare Found in: General Sayings,
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He follows his father, but with shorter strides.

He follows his father, but with shorter strides.

by David Tuvill Found in: General Sayings,
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Chill penury repressed their noble rage,
And froze the genial current of the soul.

Chill penury repressed their noble rage,
And froze the genial current of the soul.

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An undying hatred, and a wound never to be healed.

An undying hatred, and a wound never to be healed.

by Unknown Found in: General Sayings,
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Open rebuke is better than secret love.

Open rebuke is better than secret love.

by Bible Found in: General Sayings,
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Every calamity is to be overcome by endurance.

Every calamity is to be overcome by endurance.

by David Tuvill Found in: General Sayings,
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What you keep by you, you may change and mend;
But words once spoke can never be recall'd.

What you keep by you, you may change and mend;
But words once spoke can never be recall'd.

by John Dickinson Found in: General Sayings,
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Little does the sick man consult his own interests, who makes his
physician his heir.

Little does the sick man consult his own interests, who makes his
physician his heir.

by Unknown Found in: General Sayings,
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