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Quote Left The will to do, the soul to dare. Quote Right
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Quote Left Oh, what tangled webs we weave, When we first practice to deceive. Quote Right
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Quote Left Look back, and smile on perils past. Quote Right
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Quote Left Sound, sound the clarion, fill the fife! To all the sensual world proclaim, One crowded hour of glorious life Is worth an age without a name. Quote Right
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Quote Left Oh, the tangled webs we weave When we practice to deceive. Quote Right
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Quote Left Credit is like a looking-glass, which when once sullied by a breath, may be wiped clear again; but if once cracked can never be repaired. Quote Right
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Quote Left Too much rest is rust. Quote Right
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Quote Left All men who have turned out worth anything have had the chief hand in their own education. Quote Right
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Quote Left We shall never learn to feel and respect our real calling and destiny, unless we have taught ourselves to consider everything as moonshine, compared with the education of the heart. Quote Right
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Quote Left But with morning cool repentance came. Quote Right
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Quote Left Oh, what a tangled web we weave, When first we practice to deceive Quote Right
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Quote Left To all, to each, a fair good night, And pleasing dreams, and slumbers light. Quote Right
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Quote Left Oh what a tangled web we weave, When first we practise to deceive! Quote Right
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Quote Left I cannot tell how the truth may be; I say the tale as 'twas said to me. Quote Right
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Quote Left But search the land of living men, Wher wilst thou find their like again. Quote Right
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Quote Left Then, wearied by the uncertainty and difficulties with which each scheme appeared to be attended, he bent up his mind to the strong effort of shaking off his love, like dew-drops from the lion's mane, and resuming those studies and that career of life which his unrequited affection had so long and so fruitlessly interrupted. In this last resolution he endeavoured to fortify himself by every argument which pride, as well as reason, could suggest. Quote Right
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Quote Left He that climbs the tall tree has won right to the fruit. Quote Right
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Quote Left Death -- the last sleep? No, it is the final awakening. Quote Right
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Quote Left Love rules the court, the camp, the grove, And men below, and saints above For love is heaven, and heaven is love. Quote Right
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Quote Left To be always intending to live a new life, but never find time to set about it - this is as if a man should put off eating and drinking from one day to another till he be starved and destroyed. Quote Right
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Quote Left And come he slow, or come he fast, It is but death who comes at last. Quote Right
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Quote Left To all, to each, a fair good night, And pleasing dreams, and slumbers light. Quote Right
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Quote Left O many a shaft, at random sent, Finds mark the archer little meant And many a word, at random spoken, May soothe or wound a heart that's broken Quote Right
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Quote Left And come he slow, or come he fast, It is but death who comes at last. Quote Right
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Quote Left Is death the last step? No, it is the final awakening. Quote Right
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