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Reputation is an idle and most false imposition; oft got without
merit and lost without deserving.

Reputation is an idle and most false imposition; oft got without
merit and lost without deserving.

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To weepe for joy is a kinde of Manna.

To weepe for joy is a kinde of Manna.

by George Herbert Found in: General Sayings,
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Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise,
(That last infirmity of noble mind)
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Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise,
(That last infirmity of noble mind)
To scorn delights, and live laborious days;
But the fair guerdon when we hope to find,
And think to burst out into sudden blaze,
Comes the blind Fury with th' abhorred shears,
And slits the thin-spun life.

by John Milton Found in: General Sayings,
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Bashfulness is an enemy to poverty.

Bashfulness is an enemy to poverty.

by Unknown Found in: General Sayings,
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Two heads are better than one.

Two heads are better than one.

by John Heywood Found in: General Sayings,
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If the staffe be crooked, the shadow cannot be straight.

If the staffe be crooked, the shadow cannot be straight.

by George Herbert Found in: General Sayings,
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The grape becomes tinted from the grape it comes in contact with.

The grape becomes tinted from the grape it comes in contact with.

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Hee that loves the tree, loves the branch.

Hee that loves the tree, loves the branch.

by George Herbert Found in: General Sayings,
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The ill that comes out of our mouth falles into our bosome.

The ill that comes out of our mouth falles into our bosome.

by George Herbert Found in: General Sayings,
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