Nothing keeps a Man from being rich, like thinking he has enough: Nothing from Knowledge and Wisdom, like thinking he has both.
~ Sir William Temple, 1st Baronet, in The Works of Sir William Temple, Bart., Vol. I (1720). Miscellanea, Part III. Heads, Designed for an Essay on Conversation
[D]o we from Ourselves Ourselves' disguise;
And act, perhaps, the Villain we despise?
~ William Whitehead, An Essay on Ridicule (1743).
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[W]e have all of us one human heart.
~ William Wordsworth, from Lyrical Ballads with Other Poems, Vol. 2 (1800). The Old Cumberland Beggar
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