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'A woman, the more curious she is about her face, is commonly the more careless about her house.'

'Ambition makes more trusty slaves than need.'

'He that is taught only by himself has a fool for a master'

'He threatens many that hath injured one'

'Talking is the disease of age.'

'True happiness consists not in the multitude of friends, but in the worth and choice.'

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Died in London
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Dangerous foreigners begin at Calais and dont stop until you get to Bombay where they play cricket and speak English - Clement Attlee
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