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Daniel Defoe Quotes
Brief author info: Daniel Defoe (1660-1731) Born Daniel Foe. English novelist, pamphleteer, journalist, political agent.
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Justice is always violent to the party offending, for every man is innocent in his own eyes.
I hear much of people's calling out to punish the guilty, but very few are concerned to clear the innocent.
Necessity makes an honest man a knave.
We loved the doctrine for the teacher's sake.
Nature has left this tincture in the blood, That all men would be tyrants if they could.
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Violence never settles anything right: apart from injuring your own soul, it injures the best cause. It lingers on long after the object of hate has disappeared from the scene to plague the lives of those who have employed it against their foes.
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Everything you can imagine is real.
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When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.
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Always go to other people's funerals, otherwise they won't come to yours.
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A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
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