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At night, to his own sharp fancies a prey,
He lies like a hedgehog rolled up the wrong way,
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At night, to his own sharp fancies a prey,
He lies like a hedgehog rolled up the wrong way,
Tormenting himself with his prickles.

by Aaron Hill Found in: General Sayings,
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He who would eat the kernel, must crack the shell.
[Lat., Qui e nuce nucleum esse vult, frangat nucem.]

He who would eat the kernel, must crack the shell.
[Lat., Qui e nuce nucleum esse vult, frangat nucem.]

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He that preacheth giveth almes.

He that preacheth giveth almes.

by George Herbert Found in: General Sayings,
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His anger is easily excited and appeased, and he changes from
hour to hour.

His anger is easily excited and appeased, and he changes from
hour to hour.

by Unknown Found in: General Sayings,
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What a beard hast thou got! thou hast got more hair on thy chin
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What a beard hast thou got! thou hast got more hair on thy chin
than Dobbin my thill-horse has on his tail.

by William Shakespeare Found in: General Sayings,
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He found a city of bricks, he left one of marble.

He found a city of bricks, he left one of marble.

by Laurence Sterne Found in: General Sayings,
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The great would have none great and the little all little.

The great would have none great and the little all little.

by George Herbert Found in: General Sayings,
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Honour and profit lie not in one sacke.

Honour and profit lie not in one sacke.

by George Herbert Found in: General Sayings,
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All are presumed good, till they are found in a fault.

All are presumed good, till they are found in a fault.

by George Herbert Found in: General Sayings,
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