When he spoke, what tender words he used! So softly, that like flakes of feathered snow, They melted as they fell.
Quote by John Dryden
They that possess the prince possess the laws.
Bacchus' blessings are a treasure, Drinking is the soldier's pleasure
Successful crimes alone are justified.
Never was patriot yet, but was a fool.
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None but the brave deserves the fair.
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I am a lover and have not found my thing to love
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