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Grocott & Ward, comps.  Grocott’s Familiar Quotations, 6th ed.  189-?.
 
Censure
 
But we contemn the fury of these days,
And revere no less their censure than their praise.
        Cowley.—Prologue to the Guardian.
  1
        Numbers err in this;
Ten censure wrong for one who writes amiss.
        Pope.—On Criticism, Line 5.
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Censure is the tax a man pays to the public for being eminent.
        Swift.—Thoughts on various subjects.
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