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«In all our quest of greatness, like wanton boys, whose pastime is their care, we follow after bubbles, blown in the air.»
«Back in the days when men were hunters and chest beaters and women spent their whole lives worrying about pregnancy or dying in childbirth, they often had to be taken against their will. Men complained that women were cold, unresponsive, frigid. They wanted their women wanton. They wanted their women wild. Now women were finally learning to be wanton and wild -- and what happened? The men wilted.»
«Moreover the LORD saith, Because the daughters of Zion are haughty, and walk with stretched forth necks and wanton eyes, walking and mincing as they go, and making a tinkling with their feet: / Therefore the LORD will smite with a scab the crown of the head of the daughters of Zion, and the LORD will discover their secret parts.»
«But the younger widows refuse: for when they have begun to wax wanton against Christ, they will marry; / Having damnation, because they have cast off their first faith.»
Author: Bible | Keywords: wanton, widows
«Capricious, wanton, bold, and brutal lust Is meanly selfish; when resisted, cruel; And, like the blast of pestilential winds, Taints the sweet bloom of nature's fairest forms»
«Haste thee, Nymph, and bring with thee Jest and youthful Jollity, Quips and Cranks and wanton Wiles, Nods and Becks and wreathed Smiles»
«Discipline means protection from one's own wanton interest.»
«Fie, fie upon her!There's language in her eye, her cheek, her lip,Nay, her foot speaks; her wanton spirits look outAt every joint and motive of her body.»
«As flies to wanton boys, are we to the gods; They kill us for their sport.»
«I would be -- for no knowledge is worth a straw --Ignorant and wanton as the dawn.»

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