Quotes by Jonathan Swift

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I must complain the cards are ill shuffled till I have a good hand.
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 poker  

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Argument is the worst sort of conversation.
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 argument  

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When men grow virtuous in their old age, they only make a sacrifice to God of the devil's leavings.
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 age  

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Some people take more care to hide their wisdom than their folly.
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 intelligence  folly  

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For in reason, all government without the consent of the governed is the very definition of slavery.
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 government  

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May you live all the days of your life.
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 blessings  carpe-diem  

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Satire is a sort of glass, wherein beholders do generally discover everybody's face but their own.
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 curmudgeon  

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Promises and pie crusts are made to be broken.
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 promises  

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She looks as if butter wouldn't melt in her mouth.
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 insults  

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He was a bold man that first eat an oyster.
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 boldness  

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