Thomas Moore

It is only to the happy that tears are a luxury.

The minds of some of our statesmen, like the pupil of the human eye, contract themselves the more, the stronger light there is shed upon them.

A pretty wife is something for the fastidious vanity of a roué to retire upon.

The best of fame, a rival’s praise.

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