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1590 , ] is in mine opinion worthie to be praised and followed , to make a true and
virtuous wife : Who doth desire that chast his wife should bee , First be he true ,
for truth doth truth deserve ; Then be he such , as she his worth may see , And ...
You may , therefore , pay compliments without saying what is not true . I should
say to lord Scarsdale of his large room , ' My lord , this is the most costly room that
I ever saw ; ' which is true . ” Dr . Manningham , physician in London , who was ...
What is true of a criminal seems true likewise of a captive . A man may accept life
from a conquering enemy on condition of perpetual servitude ; but it is very
doubtful whether he can entail that servitude on his descendants ; for no man can
People would like to read what you say of any thing . Suppose a face has been
painted by fifty painters before , still we love to see it done by sir Joshua . ”
Johnson . “ True , sir ; but sir Joshua cannot paint a face when he has not time to
look on ...
At first they were unwilling to tell her ; but , after they had talked to her , she came
away satisfied that it was true . To be sure the man had a fever ; and this vision
may have been the beginning of it . But if the message to the women , and their ...
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