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    Is not this a lamentable thing, that of the skin of an innocent
    lamb should be made parchment? that parchment, being scribbled
    o'er, should undo a man? Some say the bee stings, but I say 'tis
    the bee's wax; for I did but seal once to a thing, and I was
    never mind own man since.

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As thou sowest, so shalt thou reap.
[Sp., Ut sementem feceris, ita metes.]

As thou sowest, so shalt thou reap.
[Sp., Ut sementem feceris, ita metes.]

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Consequences are unpitying. Our deeds carry their terrible
consequences, quite apart from any fluctuations that went
before--consequences that read more

Consequences are unpitying. Our deeds carry their terrible
consequences, quite apart from any fluctuations that went
before--consequences that are hardly ever confined to ourselves.

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The ends must justify the means.

The ends must justify the means.

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Whoso diggeth a pit shall fall therein: and he that rolleth a
stone, it will return upon him.

Whoso diggeth a pit shall fall therein: and he that rolleth a
stone, it will return upon him.

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O! lady, we receive but what we give,
And in our life alone doth nature live;
Ours read more

O! lady, we receive but what we give,
And in our life alone doth nature live;
Ours is her wedding garment, ours her shroud!

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That from small fires comes oft no small mishap.

That from small fires comes oft no small mishap.

by George Herbert Found in: Results Quotes,
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So comes a reck'ning when the banquet's o'er,
The dreadful reckn'ning, and men smile no more.

So comes a reck'ning when the banquet's o'er,
The dreadful reckn'ning, and men smile no more.

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It will be seen in the frying of the eggs.
[Sp., Al freir de los huevos lo vera.]

It will be seen in the frying of the eggs.
[Sp., Al freir de los huevos lo vera.]

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A bad ending follows a bad beginning.

A bad ending follows a bad beginning.

by Euripides Found in: Results Quotes,
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