"Absence - that common cure of love."
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"Sorrow is knowledge, those that know the most must mourn the deepest, the tree of knowledge is not the tree of life."
"Death, so called, is a thing which makes men weep, and yet a third of life is passed in sleep."
"That low vice, curiosity!"
"Critics are already made."
"A man must serve his time to every trade save censure -- critics all are ready made."
"Oh! too convincing -- dangerously dear -- In woman's eye the unanswerable tear!"
"The drying up a single tear has more of honest fame, than shedding seas of gore."
"O Gold! I still prefer thee unto paper, which makes bank credit like a bark of vapor."
"There's naught, no doubt, so much the spirit calms as rum and true religion."
"No ear can hear nor tongue can tell the tortures of the inward hell!"
"Her great merit is finding out mine -- there is nothing so amiable as discernment."
"The dew of compassion is a tear."
"Men are the sport of circumstances when it seems circumstances are the sport of men."
"I have a great mind to believe in Christianity for the mere pleasure of fancying I may be damned."
"Adversity is the first path to truth."
"So much alarmed that she is quite alarming, All Giggle, Blush, half Pertness, and half Pout."
"What men call gallantry, and gods adultery, is much more common where the climate's sultry."
"Truth is always strange, stranger than fiction."
"The power of thought, the magic of the mind."
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