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Grocott & Ward, comps.  Grocott’s Familiar Quotations, 6th ed.  189-?.
 
Jew
 
Hath not a Jew eyes? hath not a Jew hands, organs, dimensions, senses, affections, passions?
        Shakespeare.—Merchant of Venice, Act III. Scene 1. (Shylock to Salarino.)
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1.  He left his old religion for an estate, and has not had time to get a new one.
2.  But stands like a dead wall between church and synagogue, or like the blank leaves between the Old and New Testament.
        Sheridan.—The Duenna, Act I. Scene 3.
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He was a Jew, and turned Catholic; but in his heart he is still as much a Jew as ever Pilate was: for, they say, he abjured for interest.
        Le Sage.—Gil Blas, Book VI. Chap. I.
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I thank thee, Jew, for teaching me that word.
        Shakespeare.—Merchant of Venice, Act IV. Scene 1. (Gratiano to Shylock.)
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There’s no living without these Israelites. I am an absolute bankrupt with every Christian creature.
        O’Brien.—Cross Purposes, Act I. Scene 1.
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