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James Wood, comp.  Dictionary of Quotations.  1899.
  Be discreet in all things, and so render it unnecessary to be mysterious about any.  1
  Educate men without religion, and you make them but clever devils.  2
  Habit is ten times nature.  3
  Hard pounding, gentlemen; but we shall see who can pound the longest.    At Waterloo.  4
  “Next to a lost battle, nothing is so sad as a battle that has been won.”    After Waterloo.  5
  The next dreadful thing to a battle lost is a battle won.  6
  There is no mistake; there has been no mistake; and there shall be no mistake.  7
  Uniforms are often masks.  8

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