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#commonly

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Going back into the history of a word, very often into Latin, we come back pretty commonly to pictures or models of how things happen or are done.


J. L. Austin


#come #commonly #done #going #happen

It is commonly asserted and accepted that Paradise Lost is among the two or three greatest English poems; it may justly be taken as the type of supreme poetic achievement in our literature.


John Drinkwater


#achievement #among #asserted #commonly #english

Abscond - to move in a mysterious way, commonly with the property of another.


Ambrose Bierce


#commonly #move #mysterious #property #way

Ability is commonly found to consist mainly in a high degree of solemnity.


Ambrose Bierce


#commonly #consist #degree #found #high

Learn to do common things uncommonly well; we must always keep in mind that anything that helps fill the dinner pail is valuable.


George Washington Carver


#anything #common #common things #dinner #fill

Sincerity is like traveling on a plain, beaten road, which commonly brings a man sooner to his journey's end than by-ways, in which men often lose themselves.


John Tillotson


#brings #commonly #end #his #journey

Eagles commonly fly alone. They are crows, daws, and starlings that flock together.


John Webster


#commonly #crows #eagles #flock #fly

It is commonly agreed that children spend more hours per year watching television than in the classroom, and far less in actual conversation with their parents.


Paul Weyrich


#agreed #children #classroom #commonly #conversation

All generous minds have a horror of what are commonly called "Facts". They are the brute beasts of the intellectual domain.


Thomas Hobbes


#brute #called #commonly #domain #facts

The world's great men have not commonly been great scholars, nor its great scholars great men.


Oliver Wendell Holmes


#commonly #great #great men #men #nor






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