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'A smile abroad is often a scowl at home.'

'Better not be at all than not be noble.'

'I am a part of all that I have seen.'

'Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers.'

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Duke of Clarence Drowned in a Butt of Malmsey Wine - 1478, Pilgrimís Progress Published - 1678, Churchillís Maiden Speech - 1901, Antiques Roadshow 1st Broadcast - 1979, Fox Hunting Banned in the UK - 2005
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