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Nothing is more common than for persons to hate those whom they have injured.
No woman is envious of another's virtue who is conscious of her own.
We are better deceived by having some truth told us than none.
Politeness is sometimes a great tax upon sincerity.
When a person is found less guilty than he is suspected, he is concluded more innocent than he really is.
When Actions are a Censure upon themselves, the Reciter will always be consider'd as a Satirist.
The motives even of our best actions will not always bear examination.
What is called liberality is often no more than the vanity of giving, of which some persons are fonder than of what they give.
The silence of a man who loves to praise, is a censure sufficiently severe...
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Charlotte Lennox, née Ramsay was a Scottish author and poet.
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