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The human mind ever longs for occupation.

The human mind ever longs for occupation.

by Unknown Found in: General Sayings,
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When my house burnes, it's not good playing at Chesse.

When my house burnes, it's not good playing at Chesse.

by George Herbert Found in: General Sayings,
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He will often have to scratch his head, and bite his nails to the
quick. [To succeed he will read more

He will often have to scratch his head, and bite his nails to the
quick. [To succeed he will have to puzzle his brains and work
hard.]

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Catch, then, O catch the transient hour;
Improve each moment as it flies!

Catch, then, O catch the transient hour;
Improve each moment as it flies!

by Saint Jerome Found in: General Sayings,
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You made this mess yourself, and now you must eat it all up.

You made this mess yourself, and now you must eat it all up.

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To pluck the vicious quitch
Of blood and custom wholly out of him,
And make all clean read more

To pluck the vicious quitch
Of blood and custom wholly out of him,
And make all clean and plant himself afresh.

by Lord Alfred Tennyson Found in: General Sayings,
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Some things are good, some middling, more bad.

Some things are good, some middling, more bad.

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Many talk of Robin Hood that never shot his bow,
And many talk of Little John that never did read more

Many talk of Robin Hood that never shot his bow,
And many talk of Little John that never did him know.

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Let not a god interfere unless where a god's assistance is
necessary. [Adopt extreme measures only in extreme cases.]

Let not a god interfere unless where a god's assistance is
necessary. [Adopt extreme measures only in extreme cases.]

by Unknown Found in: General Sayings,
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