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Grocott & Ward, comps.  Grocott’s Familiar Quotations, 6th ed.  189-?.
 
Pigmies
 
Let us not put pigmies on pedestals.
        Barere.—To the French Assembly, in 1792.
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Pigmies are pigmies still, though perch’d on Alps;
And pyramids are pyramids in vales.
        Dr. Young.—Night VI. Line 309.
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