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Alas! if the principles of contentment are not within us, the height of station and worldly grandeur will as soon add a cubit to a man's stature as to his happiness.

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Alas! if the principles of contentment are not within us, the height of station and worldly grandeur will as soon add a cubit to a man's stature as to his happiness. - Laurence Sterne

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Author's Biography:
Name: Laurence Sterne
Born: 24 November 1713. Died: 18 March 1768
Profession: Novelist | Clergyman |


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