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Robert Christy, comp.  Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages.  1887.
A voice soft, gentle and low, is an excellent thing in a woman.  Shakespeare.  1
A loud voice bespeaks a vulgar man.  2
Apples, pears, and nuts spoil the voice.  3
He who has no voice in the valley will have none in the council.  Spanish.  4
Sweet is the voice of a sister in the season of sorrow.  Benjamin Disraeli.  5
The voice of the people is the voice of God. (Vox populi vox Dei.)  6
The voice of the pigeon on the spit is not like the voice of the pigeon on the tree.  Woloffs (Africa).  7

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