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James Wood, comp.  Dictionary of Quotations.  1899.
  Friend, however thou camest by this book, I will assure thee thou wert least in my thoughts when I writ it.  1
  He that is down needs fear no fall; / He that is low no pride.  2
  Prayer is a shield to the soul, a sacrifice to God, and a scourge to Satan.  3
  Religion is the best armour in the world, but the worst cloak.  4
  The heart must be beaten or bruised, and then the sweet scent will come out.  5
  Vanity Fair.  6

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