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Page 187 - Le Renard sort du puits, laisse son compagnon, Et vous lui fait un beau sermon Pour l'exhorter à patience. Si le ciel t'eût, dit-il, donné par excellence Autant de jugement que de barbe au menton, Tu n'aurais pas, à la légère, Descendu dans ce puits.
Page 209 - ... what is bred in the bone will come out in the flesh.
Page 147 - ... he takes after his father; he is a chip of the old block.