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  1. Suspicion is a heavy armor and with its weight it impedes more than it protects.

  2. The heart and benevolent and kind the most resembles God.

  3. Dare to be honest and fear no labor.

  4. Prudent, cautious self-control, is wisdom's root.

  5. Had we never lov'd sae kindly, Had we never lov'd sae blindly, Never met -- or never parted -- we had never been broken-hearted.

  6. Learn taciturnity and let that be your motto!

  7. How wretched is the person who hangs on by the favors of the powerful.

    • kindness

  8. Suspense is worst than disappointment.

  9. Their sighing , canting , grace-proud faces, their three-mile prayers, and half-mile graces.

  10. Critics! Those cut-throat bandits in the paths of fame.

  11. When chill November's surly blast make fields and forest bare.

  12. The great Creator to revereMust sure become the creature;But still the preaching cant forbear,And ev'n the rigid feature:Yet ne'er with wits profane to rangeBe complaisance extended;An atheist laugh's a poor exchangeFor deity offended.

  13. His locked, lettered, braw brass collar, Shewed him the gentleman and scholar.

  14. The best-laid schemes o' mice an 'menGang aft agley.

  15. Ae fond kiss, and then we sever!A farewell, and then forever!Deep in heart-wrung tears I'll pledge thee,Warring sighs and groans I'll wage thee.Who shall say that Fortune grieves him,While the star of hope she leaves him?Me, nae cheerful twinkle lights me,Dark despair around benights me.

    • literary

  16. Firmness in enduring and exertion is a character I always wish to possess. I have always despised the whining yelp of complaint and cowardly resolve.

  17. Suspense is worse than disappointment.

  18. Man's inhumanity to man makes countless thousands mourn!

  19. Let us do or die.

  20. The snowdrop and primrose our woodlands adorn, and violets bathe in the wet o' the morn.

  21. I pick my favorite quotation and store them in my mind as ready armor, offensive or defensive, amid the struggle of this turbulent existence.

  22. And there begins a lang digression about the lords o' the creation.

  23. There is no such uncertainty as a sure thing.

  24. Let them cant about decorum, Who have characters to lose!

  25. The wide world is all before us - but a world without a friend.

  26. I want someone to laugh with me, someone to be grave with me, someone to please me and help my discrimination with his or her own remark, and at times, no doubt, to admire my acuteness and penetration.

  27. Affliction's sons are brothers in distress; A brother to relieve, how exquisite the bliss!

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