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Certainly virtue is like precious odours, most fragrant when they are incensed or crushed. - Sir Francis Bacon

Whatever crushes individuality is despotism, by whatever name it may be called and whether it professes to be enforcing the will of God or the injunctions of men. - John Stuart Mill

The mark of a true crush, is that you fall in love first and grope for reasons afterward. - Shana Alexander

I hope we shall crush in its birth the aristocracy of our monied corporations which dare already to challenge our government to a trial by strength, and bid defiance to the laws of our country. - Thomas Jefferson

The sway of alcohol over mankind is unquestionably due to its power to stimulate the mystical faculties of human nature, usually crushed to earth by the cold facts and dry criticisms of the sober hour. - William James 'Will' Durant

Not chaos-like together crush'd and bruis'd, But, as the world, harmoniously confused: Where order in variety we see, And where tho' all things differ, all agree. - Alexander Pope

Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet sheds on the heal that has crushed it. - Mark Twain

A man is not a wall, whose stones are crushed upon the road; or a pipe, whose fragments are thrown away at a street corner. The fragments of an intellect are always good. - George Sand

It is the stain and disgrace of the age to envy virtue, and to be anxious to crush the very flower of dignity. [La., Est haec saeculi labes quaedam et macula virtuti invidere, velle ipsum florem dignitatis infringere] - Cicero [Marcus Tullius Cicero]