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False friendship, like the ivy, decays and ruins the walls it embraces; but true friendship gives new life and animation to the object it supports.
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When one tears away the veils and shows them naked, people's souls give off such a pungent smell of decay.
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History assures us that civilizations decay quite leisurely.
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Middle age is youth without its levity, and age without decay.
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Science, like life, feeds on its own decay. New facts burst old rules; then newly divined conceptions bind old and new together into a reconciling law.
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Admiration is a very short-lived passion, that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object.
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He who rejects change is the architect of decay. The only human institution which rejects progress is the cemetery.
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Tooth decay was a perennial national problem that meant a mouthful of silver for patients, and for dentists a pocketful of gold.
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