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S. Austin Allibone, comp.  Prose Quotations from Socrates to Macaulay.  1880.
 
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  I am the sole depositary of my own secret, and it shall perish with me.
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  Where he [the historian] cannot give patterns to imitate, he must give examples to deter.
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  Intemperance is a great decayer of beauty.
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  The sovereign of this country is not amenable to any form of trial known to the laws.
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  After long experience of the world, I affirm before God, I never knew a rogue who was not unhappy.
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  The right of juries to return a general verdict in all cases whatsoever, is an essential part of our [the English] constitution, not to be controlled or limited by the judges, nor in any shape questioned by the legislature.
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  The indiscriminate defence of right and wrong contracts the understanding, while it hardens the heart.
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