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Joanna Baillie Quotes


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The strength of man sinks in the hour of trial: but there doth live a power that to the battle girdeth the weak.
[Weakness]
 

This will be triumph! This will be happiness! Yea, that very thing, happiness, which I have been pursuing all my life, and have never yet overtaken.
[Happiness]
 

Who will not give some portion of his ease, his blood, his wealth, for others' good, is a poor, frozen churl.
[Philanthropy]
 

Words of affection, howsoe'er expressed, The latest spoken still are deem'd the best.
 


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