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The best augury of a man's success in his profession is that he thinks it the finest in the world.More [09/10/2011 04:09:01]
Good hope is often beguiled by her own augury.More [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The best augury of a man's success in his profession is that he thinks it the finest in the world.More [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The single best augury is to fight for one's country.More [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We speak of persons as jovial, as being born under the planet Jupiter or Jove, which was the joyfullest star and the happiest augury of all. A gloomy person was said to be saturnine, as being born under the planet Saturn, who was considered to make those who owned his influence, and were born when he was in the ascendant, grave and stern as himself.More [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Not a whit, we defy augury: there's a special providence in the fall of a sparrow. If it be now, 'tis not to come; if it be not to come, it will be now; if it be not now, yet it will come: the readiness is all.More [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
One has to spend so many years in learning how to be happy. I am just beginning to make some progress in the science, and I hope to disprove Young's theory that "as soon as we have found the key of life it opes the gates of death." Every year strips us of at least one vain expectation, and teaches us to reckon some solid good in its stead. I never will believe that our youngest days are our happiest. What a miserable augury for the progress of the race and the destination of the individual if the more matured and enligMore [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The fact of having been born is a bad augury for immortality.More [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Angels in America' - which is composed of two three-hour plays, 'Millennium Approaches' and 'Perestroika' - proved to be a watershed drama, the most lyrical and ambitious augury of an era since Tennessee Williams's 'The Glass Menagerie.More [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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