Quotes: auxiliaries

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  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    'Tis very certain that each man carries in his eye the exact indication of his rank in the immense scale of men, and we are always learning to read it. A complete man should need no auxiliaries to his personal presence.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
    George Eliot
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    Might, could, would - they are contemptible auxiliaries.
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Subjects in these quotes:

  1. contemptible
  2. learning
  3. complete
  4. personal
  5. presence
  6. might