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C.N. Douglas, comp.  Forty Thousand Quotations: Prose and Poetical.  1917.
  Here is the egotist’s code: everything for himself, nothing for others.  1
  It is not decided that women love more than men, but is indisputable that they love better.  2
  Sincerity is the face of the soul, as dissimulation is the mask.  3
  The gibbet is a species of flattery to the human race. Three or four persons are hung from time to time for the sake of making the rest believe that they are virtuous.  4
  The life of a miser is a play of which we applaud only the closing scene.  5

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