A thought is often original, though you have uttered it a hundred times.
Nature, when she invented, manufactured, and patented her authors, contrived to make critics of the chips that were left.
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A goose flies by a chart which the Royal Geographical Society could not mend.
A great calamity is as old as the trilobites an hour after it has happened.
A person is always startled when he hears himself called old for the first time.
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