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    To John I owed great obligation:
    But John unhandsomely thought fit
    To publish it to all the nation;
    Sure John and I are more than quit.

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He that will do thee a good turne, either he will be gon or dye.

He that will do thee a good turne, either he will be gon or dye.

by George Herbert Found in: General Sayings,
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Look not upon the wine when it is read, when it giveth his colour
in the cup, when it read more

Look not upon the wine when it is read, when it giveth his colour
in the cup, when it moveth itself aright.
At the last it biteth like a serpent, and stingeth like an adder.

by Bible Found in: General Sayings,
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Power won by crime no one ever yet turned to a good purpose.

Power won by crime no one ever yet turned to a good purpose.

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Threatned men eat bread, says the Spaniard.

Threatned men eat bread, says the Spaniard.

by George Herbert Found in: General Sayings,
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Young in limbs, in judgment old.

Young in limbs, in judgment old.

by William Shakespeare Found in: General Sayings,
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A wealthy traveller fears an ambush, while one with empty pockets
journeys on in safety.

A wealthy traveller fears an ambush, while one with empty pockets
journeys on in safety.

by Old Song Found in: General Sayings,
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No money, no Swiss.
[Fr., Point d'argent, point de Suisse.]

No money, no Swiss.
[Fr., Point d'argent, point de Suisse.]

by Jean Baptiste Racine Found in: General Sayings,
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He warmes too neere that burnes.

He warmes too neere that burnes.

by George Herbert Found in: General Sayings,
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Put your best foot forward.

Put your best foot forward.

by Unknown Found in: General Sayings,
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