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8 Famous Quotes by Wentworth Dillon, Earl of Roscomon

Immodest words admit of no defence; For want of decency is want of sense.

Modesty Quotes, by Wentworth Dillon, Earl of Roscomon , Source: Essay on Translated Verse (l. 113)

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Pride (of all others the most dang'rous fault) Proceeds from want of sense, or want of thought.

Pride Quotes, by Wentworth Dillon, Earl of Roscomon , Source: Essay on Translated Verse (l. 161)

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The press, the pulpit, and the stage, Conspire to censure and expose our age.

Criticism Quotes, by Wentworth Dillon, Earl of Roscomon , Source: Essay on Translated Verse (l. 7)

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'Tis I that call, remember Milo's end, Wedged in that timber which he strove to rend.

Punishment Quotes, by Wentworth Dillon, Earl of Roscomon , Source: Essay on Translated Verse--Ovid

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Immodest words admit of no defence; For want of decency is want of sense.

Proverbs Quotes, by Wentworth Dillon, Earl of Roscomon , Source: Essay on Translated Verse (l. 113)

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The multitude is always in the wrong.

Public Quotes, by Wentworth Dillon, Earl of Roscomon , Source: Essay on Translated Verse (l. 184)

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Thou whom avenging pow'rs obey, Cancel my debt (too great to pay) Before the sad accounting day.

Forgiveness Quotes, by Wentworth Dillon, Earl of Roscomon , Source: On the Day of Judgment (st. 11)

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Men still had faults, and men will have them still; He that hath none, and lives as angels do, Must be an angel. - Wentworth Dillon, Earl of Roscomon,

Faults Quotes, by Wentworth Dillon, Earl of Roscomon , Source: Miscellanies--On Mr. Dryden's Religio Laici (l. 8)

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