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C.N. Douglas, comp.  Forty Thousand Quotations: Prose and Poetical.  1917.
 
Æschylus
 
                            Ye waves
That o’er th’ interminable ocean wreathe
Your crisped smiles.
  1
  Be it mine to draw from wisdom’s fount, pure as it flows, that calm of soul which virtue only knows.  2
  He hears but half who hears one party only.  3
  Obedience is the mother of success.  4
  Success! to thee, as to a God, men bend the knee.  5
  The tongue of slander is too prompt with wanton malice to wound the stranger.  6
  Wiles and deceit are female qualities.  7
  Yet has the popular voice much potency.  8
 
 
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