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"Our souls may lose their peace and even disturb other people's, if we are always criticizing trivial actions - which often are not real defects at all, but we construe them wrongly through our ignorance of their motives."

"Time, which alone makes the reputation of men, ends by making their defects respectable."

"I think the best American poetry is the poetry that utilizes the resources of poetry rather than exploits the defects or triumphs of the poet's personality."

"Trust not yourself, but your defects to know, make use of every friend and every foe."

"All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise, not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, not from want of honor or virtue, so much as from the downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit and circulation."

"The more defects a man may have, the older he is, the less lovable, the more resounding his success."

"Time, which alone makes the reputation of men, ends by making their defects respectable."

"Time, which alone makes the reputation of men, ends by making their defects respectable."

"The defects of the mind, like those of the face, grow worse with age."

"Taking pre-natal vitamins can minimise birth defects and can lower the chances both of morning sickness and premature delivery."

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