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Those who build beneath the stars build too low.

Those who build beneath the stars build too low.

by Edward Young Found in: Life Quotes,
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A partial world will list to my lays,
While Anna reigns, and sets a female name
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A partial world will list to my lays,
While Anna reigns, and sets a female name
Unrival'd in the glorious lists of fame.

by Edward Young Found in: Royalty Quotes,
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A dearth of words a woman need not fear;
But 'tis a task indeed to learn to hear:
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A dearth of words a woman need not fear;
But 'tis a task indeed to learn to hear:
In that the skill of conversation lies;
That shows and makes you both polite and wise.

by Edward Young Found in: Conversation Quotes,
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Then lady Cynthia, mistress of the shade,
Goes, with the fashionable owls, to bed.

Then lady Cynthia, mistress of the shade,
Goes, with the fashionable owls, to bed.

by Edward Young Found in: Owls Quotes,
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Like our shadows, Our wishes lengthen as our sun declines.

Like our shadows, Our wishes lengthen as our sun declines.

by Edward Young Found in: Shadow Quotes,
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Has death his fopperies?

Has death his fopperies?

by Edward Young Found in: Foppery Quotes,
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Much learning shows how little mortals know:
Much wealth, how little worldlings can enjoy.

Much learning shows how little mortals know:
Much wealth, how little worldlings can enjoy.

by Edward Young Found in: Wealth Quotes,
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Fond man! the vision of a moment made!
Dream of a dream! and shadow of a shade!

Fond man! the vision of a moment made!
Dream of a dream! and shadow of a shade!

by Edward Young Found in: Visions Quotes,
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'Tis impious in a good man to be sad.

'Tis impious in a good man to be sad.

by Edward Young Found in: Sadness Quotes,
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Nothing but what astonishes is true.

Nothing but what astonishes is true.

by Edward Young Found in: Wonders Quotes,
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