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Oliver Goldsmith

"Friendship is a disinterested commerce between equals; love, an abject intercourse between tyrants and slaves." Oliver Goldsmith
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Friends Or Friendship    Irish Poet    Quote of the Day   

Oliver Goldsmith

"Those that think must govern those that toil." Oliver Goldsmith
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Oliver Goldsmith

"For just experience tells, in every soil, That those who think must govern those who toil" Oliver Goldsmith
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"If you were to make little fishes talk, they would talk like whales" Oliver Goldsmith
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"Subtlety may deceive you; integrity never will." Oliver Goldsmith
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"When lovely woman stoops to folly, and finds too late that men betray, what charm can soothe her melancholy, what art can wash her guilt away?" Oliver Goldsmith
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"The best way to make your audience laugh is to start laughing yourself." Oliver Goldsmith
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Audience    Irish Poet   

Oliver Goldsmith

"Friendship is a disinterested commerce between equals; love, an abject intercourse between tyrants and slaves" Oliver Goldsmith
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"The white-washed wall, the nicely sanded floor, / The varnished clock that clicked behind the door; / The chest contrived a double debt to pay, / A bed by night, a chest of drawers by day." Oliver Goldsmith
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"Ridicule has always been the enemy of enthusiasm, and the only worthy opponent to ridicule is success." Oliver Goldsmith
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"Pity and friendship are two passions incompatible with each other." Oliver Goldsmith
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"Still to ourselves in every place consigned, / Our own felicity we make or find." Oliver Goldsmith
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"Is he like Burke, who winds into a subject like a serpent?" Oliver Goldsmith
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"The heart of every man lies open to the shafts of correction if the archer can take proper aim." Oliver Goldsmith
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"Unequal combinations are always disadvantageous to the weaker side." Oliver Goldsmith
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"Success consists of getting up just one more time than you fall." Oliver Goldsmith
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"I'm now no more than a mere lodger in my own house." Oliver Goldsmith
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"I am told he makes a very handsome corpse, and becomes his coffin prodigiously." Oliver Goldsmith
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"All that a husband or wife really wants is to be pitied a little, praised a little, and appreciated a little" Oliver Goldsmith
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"Pride in their port, defiance in their eye I see the Lords of human kind pass by." Oliver Goldsmith
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Defiance   

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"Well had the boding tremblers learned to trace the day's disasters in his morning face." Oliver Goldsmith
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