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  • Smatterers
    All smatterers are more brisk and pert
    Than those that understand an art;
    As little sparkles shine more bright
    Than glowing coals, that give them light....
  • Hypocrisy
    Hypocrisy will serve as well
    To propagate a church, as zeal;
    As persecution and promotion
    Do equally advance devotion: ...
  • Religion Of Hudibras, The
    For his religion it was fit
    To match his learning and his wit:
    'Twas Presbyterian true blue;
    For he was of that stubborn crew ...
  • Hudibras: Part 3 - Canto I

    The Knight and Squire resolve, at once,
    The one the other to renounce. ...
  • Hudibras: Part 1 - Canto Iii

    The scatter'd rout return and rally,
    Surround the place; the Knight does sally, ...
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Inspired2share: "i care about truth not for truth's sake but for my own." samuel butler
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Rhymezx_code: "don't learn to do, but learn in doing." - samuel butler
Ralphgailteamtp: mr. tennyson has said that more things are wrought by prayer than this world dreams of, but he wisely refrains from saying whether they are good or bad things. -samuel butler roomantic26ether ralphgail
Philip_d_conrad: life is like playing a violin in public and learning the instrument as one goes on. (samuel butler)
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Love Walked Alone.
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Love walked alone.
The rocks cut her tender feet,
And the brambles tore her fair limbs.
There came a companion to her,
But, alas, he was no help,
For his name was heart's pain. .


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