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#1. 'Tis easier for the generous to forgive, than for offence to ask it. - Author: James Thomson
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#2. Statues and pictures and verse may be grand, But they are not the Life for which they stand. - Author: James Thomson
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#3. Once in a stately passion I cried with desperate grief
'Oh Lord, my heart is black with guile, of sinners I am chief'
Then stooped my guardian angel and whispered from behind
'Vanity my little man, you're nothing of the kind'
- Author: James Thomson
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#4. Rule, Britannia, rule the waves; Britons never will be slaves. - Author: James Thomson
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#5. Ingratitude is treason to mankind. - Author: James Thomson
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#6. Health is the vital principle of bliss, and exercise, of health. - Author: James Thomson
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#7. I know no subject more elevating, more amazing, more ready to the poetical enthusiasm, the philosophical reflection, and the moral sentiment than the works of nature. Where can we meet such variety, such beauty, such magnificence? - Author: James Thomson
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#8. That which makes people dissatisfied with their condition, is the chimerical idea they form of the happiness of others. - Author: James Thomson
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#9. But who can paint like Nature? Can imagination boast, amid its gay creation, hues like hers? - Author: James Thomson
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#10. For life is but a dream whose shapes return, some frequently, some seldom, some by night and some by day. - Author: James Thomson
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#11. The world rolls round forever like a mill; it grinds out death and life and good and ill; it has no purpose, heart or mind or will. - Author: James Thomson
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#12. I think a bishop who doesn't give offence to anyone is probably not a good bishop. - Author: James Thomson
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#13. The Wine of Love
The wine of Love is music,
And the feast of Love is song:
And when Love sits down to the banquet,
Love sits long:
Sits long and ariseth drunken,
But not with the feast and the wine;
He reeleth with his own heart,
That great rich Vine. - Author: James Thomson
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#14. Your woe hath been my anguish; yea, I quail
And perish in your perishing unblest.
And I have searched the highths and depths, the scope
Of all our universe, with desperate hope
To find some solace for your wild unrest. - Author: James Thomson
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#15. Our Mother feedeth thus our little life, That we may in turn feed her with our death - Author: James Thomson
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#16. More firm and sure the hand of courage strikes, when it obeys the watchful eye of caution. - Author: James Thomson
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#17. Peace is the happy natural state of man; war is corruption and disgrace. - Author: James Thomson
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