Richard Brinsley Sheridan Quotes

Richard Brinsley Sheridan Quotes: Satires and lampoons on particular people circulate more by giving copies in confidence to the friends of the parties, than by printing them.
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Richard Brinsley Sheridan Quote: Our memories are independent of our wills.
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Quotes about Richard Brinsley Sheridan: There are a set of malicious, prating, prudent gossips, both male and female, who murder characters to kill time; and will rob a young fellow of his good name before he has years to know the value of it.
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Quote about Richard Brinsley Sheridan: Men seldom think deeply on subjects in which they have no choice of opinion: they are fearful of encountering obstacles to their faith--as in religion--and so are content with the surface.
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Richard Brinsley Sheridan Sayings: Illiterate him, I say, quite from your memory.
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Richard Brinsley Sheridan Saying: That old man dies prematurely whose memory records no benefits conferred. They only have lived long who have lived virtuously.
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Sayings about Richard Brinsley Sheridan: You shall see them on a beautiful quarto page where a neat rivulet of text shall meander through a meadow of margin.
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Saying about Richard Brinsley Sheridan: The Right Honourable gentleman is indebted to his memory for his jests, and to his imagination for his facts.
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Richard Brinsley Sheridan Quotes: Here is the whole set! a character dead at every word.
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Richard Brinsley Sheridan Quote: I would by no means wish a daughter of mine to be a progeny of learning.
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Quotes about Richard Brinsley Sheridan: Give them a corrupt House of Lords, give them a venal House of Commons, give they a tyrannical Prince, give them a truckling court, and let me have but an unfettered press. I will defy them to encroach a hair's breadth upon the liberties of England.
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