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Give me but one firm spot on which to stand, and I will move the earth.
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Give me the place to stand, and I shall move the earth.
Give me a place on which to stand and I will move the world.
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Among all his creatures in heaven or earth, God hath not made any like unto the sun in the firmament, the beams whereof are beautiful and pleasant, and do give comfort in all places to all things.
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