"As good play for nothing, you know, as work for nothing."
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"The will to do, the soul to dare."
"Faces that have charmed us the most escape us the soonest."
"Ridicule often checks what is absurd, and fully as often smothers that which is noble."
"We build statues out of snow, and weep to see them melt."
"But with morning cool repentance came."
"A rusty nail placed near a faithful compass, will sway it from the truth, and wreck the argosy."
"Look back, and smile at perils past."
"Each age has deemed the new-born year the fittest time for festal cheer."
"When thinking about companions gone, we feel ourselves doubly alone."
"To the timid and hesitating everything is impossible because it seems so."
"Ambition breaks the ties of blood, and forgets the obligations of gratitude."
"Of all vices, drinking is the most incompatible with greatness."
"The faces that have charmed us the most escape us the soonest."
"Oh, what a tangled web we weave, when first we practice to deceive."
"Come he slow or come he fast. It is but death who comes at last."
"Death -- the last sleep? No, it is the final awakening."
"Is death the last step? No, it is the final awakening."
"Adversity is, to me at least, a tonic and a bracer."
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