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The True Liberal
Robert Fuller Murray
each degree, Who merit in a churl can prize, And baseness in an earl despise, Yet censures basenessRate it:

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Love and Sacrifice
Bernard O'Dowd
where festers strife: Through modern baseness surge A holier tide of life. YeaRate it:

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A Sketch
George Gordon Lord Byron
that youthful mind, Which Flattery fool'd not, Baseness could not blind, Deceit infect not, near CRate it:

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Amoretti III: The Sovereign Beauty
Edmund Spenser
heavenly fire In my frail spirit, by her from baseness raised; That being now with her huge brightnRate it:

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Argentile and Curan. - Albion's England (excerpt)
William Warner
vein, promotes his vassal still, Lest that the baseness of the man should let, perhaps, his will.Rate it:

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Book Of Contemplation - Firdusi
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
OH world, with what baseness and guilt thou art rife! Thou nurtures, trainest, and illest the while. He only whom Allah doth bless with his smile...Rate it:

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Ch 01 Manner of Kings Story 36
Sa di
"Why labourest thou not to be delivered from the baseness of service because philosophers have saidRate it:

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Contemplation Of The Sword
Robinson Jeffers
is: treachery and cowardice, incredible baseness, incredible courage, loyalties, insanitieRate it:

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Lewis Carroll
me she shall not win renown: For the baseness of its nature shall have strength to drag her down. Rate it:

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Esther, A Sonnet Sequence: IV
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
with its desires Is not all noble, and some baseness clings For ever mixed with its eternal fires, Rate it:

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Fair Rosamond
Marriott Edgar
to invent!" The King would not stoop to such baseness At any rate, not during Lent." But one mornRate it:

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King Candaules And The Doctor Of Laws
La Fontaine
easy 'twere to mould; To show her charms, what baseness could excel? And on th' exposer all her hatRate it:

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Love's Mourner
Augusta Davies Webster
which does remain. Love faints that looks on baseness face to face: Love pardons all; but by theRate it:

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Pelleas And Ettarre
Alfred Lord Tennyson
the base man, judging of the good, Puts his own baseness in him by default Of will and nature, soRate it:

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Edith Wharton
makes your triumph whole Is, that he knows the baseness of my soul. Rate it:

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Song I
George Wither
tied. You oft flatter, sooth, and feign; I such baseness do disdain; And to none be slave I would, Rate it:

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Sonnet CLXIII:
George Henry Boker
have compassed me around, And with this hell of baseness I have striven, Till God's ten laws in sRate it:

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Table Talk
William Cowper
of his three kingdoms I defy, To lure me to the baseness of a lie; And, of all lies (be that one poRate it:

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The Angel In The House. Book II. Canto IV.
Coventry Patmore
face. II Love and Honour What man with baseness so content, Or sick with false conceit of right, Rate it:

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The Transmigrations Of A Soul
Ambrose Bierce
too you'd shame To boast your weakness or your baseness name. Appraise the things you have, but meaRate it:

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You Men
Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz
should not be: with the man who pleads out of baseness or the woman debased by his plea? Or whiRate it:

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