For to tempt and to be tempted are things very nearly allied... whenever feeling has anything to do in the matter, no sooner is it excited than we have already gone vastly farther than we are aware of.
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I praise loudly, I blame softly
For to tempt and to be tempted are things very nearly allied... whenever feeling has...
You philosophers are lucky men. You write on paper and paper is patient. Unfortunate Empress...
All this is only for the mice and myself to admire!
I praise loudly. I blame softly.
If Russians knew how to read, they would write me off.
I shall be an autocrat, that's my trade; and the good Lord will forgive me,...
A great wind is blowing, and that gives you either imagination or a headache.
I may be kindly, I am ordinarily gentle, but in my line of business I...