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That sort of half sigh, which,...

That sort of half sigh, which, accompanied by two or three slight nods of the head, is pity's small change in general society.

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Reflect upon your present bles...

Reflect upon your present blessings of which every man has many - not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.

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I have known a vast quantity o...

I have known a vast quantity of nonsense talked about bad men not looking you in the face. Don't trust that conventional idea. Dishonesty will stare honesty out of countenance any day in the week, if there is anything to be got by it.

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A woman's appetite is twice th...

A woman's appetite is twice that of a man's; her sexual desire, four times; her intelligence, eight times

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Electric communication will ne...

Electric communication will never be a substitute for the face of someone who with their soul encourages another person to be brave and true.

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Reflect upon your present bles...

Reflect upon your present blessings of which every man has many - not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some

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It was the best of times, it w...

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness . . . it was the spring of hope, it was the winter of despair . . . in short, the period was so far like the present period . . . .

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Time was with most of us, when...

Time was with most of us, when Christmas Day, encircling all our limited world like a magic ring, left nothing out for us to miss or seek; bound together all our home enjoyments, affections, and hopes; grouped everything and everyone round the Christ

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It is a far, far better thing ...

It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, far better rest that I go to, than I have ever known

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