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English politician, writer and poet 1672-17190
Admiration is a very short-lived passion that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object, unless it be still fed with fresh discoveries, and kept alive by a new perpetual succession of miracles rising up to its view.
Greek philosopher 469 BC - 399 BC0
Beauty is a short-lived tyranny.
American statesman 1809-18650
Force is all-conquering, but its victories are short-lived.