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C.N. Douglas, comp.  Forty Thousand Quotations: Prose and Poetical.  1917.
John Wesley
  Beware you be not swallowed up in books.  1
  Certainly this is a duty, not a sin. “Cleanliness is indeed next to godliness.”  2
  If we take away this foundation, that man is by nature foolish and sinful, fallen short of the glorious image of God, the Christian system falls at once; nor will it deserve as honorable an appellation as that of a cunningly devised fable.  3
  Tell me how it is that in this room there are three candles and but one light, and I will explain to you the mode of the Divine existence.  4
  That execrable sum of all villainies commonly called the slave-trade.  5
  Though I am always in haste, I am never in a hurry.  6

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