1. 10

    A tragedy need not have blood and death; it's enough that it all be filled with that majestic sadness that is the pleasure of tragedy.

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  2. 9

    A single word often betrays a great design.

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  3. 8

    It's no longer a warmth hidden in my veins: it's Venus entire and whole fastening on her prey.

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  4. 7

    Now my innocence begins to weigh me down.

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  5. 6

    The glory of my name increases my shame. Less known by mortals, I could better escape their eyes.

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  6. 5

    Without money honor is merely a disease.

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  7. 4

    Small crimes always precedes great ones.

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  8. 3

    The principal rule of art is to please and to move. All the other rules were created to achieve this first one.

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  9. 2

    A noble heart cannot suspect in others the pettiness and malice that it has never felt.

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  10. 1

    My only hope lies in my despair.

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  11. Last Update: 18 September 2020

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