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Sometimes we are less unhappy in being deceived by those we love, than in being undeceived by them.

Soprano, basso, even the contralto Wished him five fathom under the Rialto.

Sorrow is knowledge, those that know the most must mourn the deepest, the tree of knowledge is not the tree of life.

The 'good old times' - all times when old are good.
[The Past]

The beginning of atonement is the sense of its necessity.

The busy have no time for tears.

The Cardinal is at his wit's end - it is true that he had not far to go.

The dew of compassion is a tear.

The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.

The heart will break, but broken live on.

The past is the best prophet of the future.
[The Past]

The place is very well and quiet and the children only scream in a low voice.

The poor dog, in life the firmest friend. The first to welcome, foremost to defend.

The power of Thought, - the magic of the Mind!

There is a tide in the affairs of women Which, taken at the flood, leads - God knows where.

There is no instinct like that of the heart.

There is something pagan in me that I cannot shake off. In short, I deny nothing, but doubt everything.

There's naught, no doubt, so much the spirit calms as rum and true religion.

They never fail who die in a great cause.

Think you, if Laura had been Petrarch's wife, He would have written sonnets all his life?

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