James Fitzjames Stephen Quote

Power and courtly influence form an intoxicating draught even when raised to the lips of an ascetic and a saint.


Critical and Miscellaneous Essays: By James Stephen (ed. 1843)

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Power and courtly influence form an intoxicating draught even when raised to the lips of an ascetic and a saint.

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Power and courtly influence form an intoxicating draught even when raised to the lips of an ascetic and a saint.

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Power and courtly influence form an intoxicating draught even when raised to the lips of an ascetic and a saint.

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Power and courtly influence form an intoxicating draught even when raised to the lips of an ascetic and a saint.