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To fine folkes a little ill finely wrapt.

To fine folkes a little ill finely wrapt.

by George Herbert Found in: General Sayings,
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A man convinced against his will,
Is of the some opinion still.

A man convinced against his will,
Is of the some opinion still.

by Robert Burton Found in: General Sayings,
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To deceive ones selfe is very easie.

To deceive ones selfe is very easie.

by George Herbert Found in: General Sayings,
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A friend in need is a friend indeed.

A friend in need is a friend indeed.

by Jean Baptiste Racine Found in: General Sayings,
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But what avail'd this temperance, not complete
Against another object more enticing?

But what avail'd this temperance, not complete
Against another object more enticing?

by Thomas Middleton Found in: General Sayings,
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Tender-handed stroke a nettle,
And it stings you for your pains;
Grasp it like a man of read more

Tender-handed stroke a nettle,
And it stings you for your pains;
Grasp it like a man of mettle,
And it soft as silk remains.
'Tis the same with common natures,
Use 'em kindly, they rebel;
But, be rough as nutmeg-graters,
And the rogues obey you well.

by Aaron Hill Found in: General Sayings,
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In vaine is the mill-clacke, if the Miller his hearing lack.

In vaine is the mill-clacke, if the Miller his hearing lack.

by George Herbert Found in: General Sayings,
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'Tis meet
That noble minds keep ever with their likes:
For who so firm that cannot be read more

'Tis meet
That noble minds keep ever with their likes:
For who so firm that cannot be seduced?

by William Shakespeare Found in: General Sayings,
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The far-off interest of tears.

The far-off interest of tears.

by Lord Alfred Tennyson Found in: General Sayings,
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