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  • Emily Dickinson
    Emily Dickinson
    American poet 1830-1886
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    I like a look of Agony, because I know it's true - men do not sham Convulsion, nor simulate, a Throe.
  • Andrew Coyle Bradley
    Andrew Coyle Bradley
    American lawyer 1844-1902
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    In Shakespearean tragedy the main source of the convulsion which produces suffering and death is never good: good contributes to this convulsion only from its tragic implication with its opposite in one and the same character.
  • Alexander Pope
    Alexander Pope
    English poet 1688-1744
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    Our passions are like convulsion fits, which, though they make us stronger for a time, leave us the weaker ever after.
  • Ambrose Bierce
    Ambrose Bierce
    American writer 1842-1914
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    Laughter - An interior convulsion, producing a distortion of the features and accompanied by inarticulate noises. It is infectious and, though intermittent, incurable.
  • Ambrose Bierce
    Ambrose Bierce
    American writer 1842-1914
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    Laughter: An interior convulsion, producing a distortion of the features and accompanied by inarticulate noises. It is infectious and, though intermittent, incurable.
    Source: The Devil's Dictionary (1911)
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