William Cowper Quote

Candid, and generous, and just,
Boys care but little whom they trust,
An error soon corrected—
For who but learns in riper years
That man, when smoothest he appears
Is most to be suspected?


"Friendship", line 19 (1782).

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Candid, and generous, and just, Boys care but little whom they trust, An error soon corrected— For who but learns in riper years That man, when...

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Candid, and generous, and just, Boys care but little whom they trust, An error soon corrected— For who but learns in riper years That man, when...

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Candid, and generous, and just, Boys care but little whom they trust, An error soon corrected— For who but learns in riper years That man, when...

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Candid, and generous, and just, Boys care but little whom they trust, An error soon corrected— For who but learns in riper years That man, when...