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Abraham Cowley - A mighty pain to love it is, 
 And 't is a pain that pain to miss; 
 But of all pains, the greatest pain 
 It is to love, but love in vain.
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    A mighty pain to love it is, And 't is a pain that pain to miss; But of all pains, the greatest pain It is to love, but love in vain.
    Source: From Anacreon, vii. Gold; reported in Bartletts Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).

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A mighty pain to love it is, And 't is a pain that pain to miss; But of all pains, the greatest pain It is to love, but love in vain.
- Abraham Cowley
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