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 Richard Greville - “If in my heart all saints else be defaced, Honour the shrine where you alone are placed.”
 Richard Greville - “Some men talk sensibly and act foolishly, some talk foolishly and act sensibly the first laugh at the last, the last cheat the first.”
 Richard Greville - “Oh wearisome condition of humanity Born under one law, to another bound Vainly begot, and yet forbidden vanity Created sick, commanded to be sound.”
 Fulke Greville - “I hardly know so true a mark of a little mind as the servile imitation of others.”
 Mrs. Greville - “Nor peace nor ease the heart can know Which, like the needle true, Turns at the touch of joy or woe, But turning, trembles too.”
 Greville - “Most men have more courage than even they themselves think they have.”
 Greville - “The criterion of true beauty is that it increases on examination if false, that it lessens.”
 Greville - “No man was ever so much deceived by another as by himself.”
 Greville - “We should do by our cunning as we do by our courage, Always have it ready to defend ourselves, never to offend others.”
 Greville - “Man is the only creature endowed with the power of laughter is he not also the only one that deserves to be laughed at”
 Greville - “It is often better to have a great deal of harm happen to one than a little a great deal may rouse you to remove what a little will only accustom you to endure.”
 Greville - “Taste may be compared to that exquisite sense of the Bee, which instantly discovers and extracts the quintessence of every flower, and disregards all the rest of it.”