Sydney Smith Quote

One evil in old age is, that as your time is come, you think that every little illness is the beginning of the end. When a man expects to be arrested, every knock at the door is an alarm.


A Memoir of The Reverend Sydney Smith: by His Daughter (1855)

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One evil in old age is, that as your time is come, you think that every little illness is the beginning of the end. When a man expects to be...

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One evil in old age is, that as your time is come, you think that every little illness is the beginning of the end. When a man expects to be...

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One evil in old age is, that as your time is come, you think that every little illness is the beginning of the end. When a man expects to be...

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One evil in old age is, that as your time is come, you think that every little illness is the beginning of the end. When a man expects to be...