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Man is born in a day, and he dies in a day, and the thing is easily over; but to have a sick heart for three-fourths of one's lifetime is simply to have death renewed every morning; and life at that price is not worth living.
It is not the broken heart that kills, but broken pride, monseigneur.
Ah, lady, when I gave my heart to thee, It passed into thy lifelong regency.
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I think no innocent species of wit or pleasantry should be suppressed; and that a good pun may be admitted among the smaller excellencies of lively conversation.
November 23, 1862
September 6, 1932
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