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"All is but lip-wisdom which wants experience."

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"Alexander received more bravery of mind by the pattern of Achilles, than by hearing the definition of fortitude."

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"But words came halting forth, wanting Inventions stayInvention, Natures child, fled step-dame Studys blows...Biting my truant pen, beating myself for spite,Fool, said my Muse to me look in thy heart and write."

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"In forming a judgment, lay your hearts void of foretaken opinions; else, whatsoever is done or said, will be measured by a wrong rule; like them who have jaundice, to whom everything appears yellow."

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"No sword bites so fiercly as an evil tongue."

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"The ingredients of health and long life, are great temperance, open air, easy labor, and little care."

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"They are never alone that are accompanied with noble thoughts."

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"To be ambitious of true honor, of the true glory and perfection of our natures, is the very principle and incentive of virtue."

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"The only disadvantage of an honest heart is credulity."

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"A true knight is fuller of bravery in the midst, than in the beginning of danger."

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"Commonly they must use their feet for defense whose only weapon is their tongue."

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"My true-love hath my heart, and I have his, By just exchange, one for the other given: I hold his dear, and mine he cannot miss, There never was a better bargain driven."

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"Fearfulness, contrary to all other vices, maketh a man think the better of another, the worse of himself."

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"Let my whispering voice obtain Sweet reward for sharpest pain;"

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"Night hath closed all in her cloak, Twinkling stars love-thoughts provoke,..."

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"Oft have I mused, but now at length I find, Why those that die, men say they do depart."

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"Then farewell, world; thy uttermost I see; Eternal Love, maintain thy life in me."

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"Yea, worse than death: death parts both woe and joy: From joy I part, still living in annoy."

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