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'A few honest men are better than numbers.'

'God made them as stubble to our swords.'

'He who stops being better stops being good.'

'Keep your faith in God, but keep your powder dry.'

'Necessity has no law.'

'No one rises so high as he who knows not whither he is going.'

'Subtlety may deceive you; integrity never will.'

Born in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Died in London
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Good company and good discourse are the very sinews of virtue. - Izaak Walton
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First Steam Locomotive Runs - 1804, Marx publishes The Communist Manifesto - 1848, Battle of Gujarat - 1849, Battle of Verdun Begins - 1916, SS Mendi Sunk off Isle of Wight - 1917
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