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1  The most learned philosopher knew little more.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
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2  By the by, I mean to lecture you a little upon their account myself.
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3  Very well, and very happy, only a little uneasy that they hear from you so seldom.
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4  By slow degrees he recovered and ate a little soup, which restored him wonderfully.
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5  I was required to exchange chimeras of boundless grandeur for realities of little worth.
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6  The four others were dark-eyed, hardy little vagrants; this child was thin and very fair.
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7  He bitterly deplored the false pride which led his friend to a conduct so little worthy of the affection that united them.
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8  Yet his manners are so conciliating and gentle that the sailors are all interested in him, although they have had very little communication with him.
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9  Krempe was a little squat man with a gruff voice and a repulsive countenance; the teacher, therefore, did not prepossess me in favour of his pursuits.
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10  Yet do not suppose, because I complain a little or because I can conceive a consolation for my toils which I may never know, that I am wavering in my resolutions.
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11  He said little, but when he spoke I read in his kindling eye and in his animated glance a restrained but firm resolve not to be chained to the miserable details of commerce.
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12  His daughter attended him with the greatest tenderness, but she saw with despair that their little fund was rapidly decreasing and that there was no other prospect of support.
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13  I must own I felt a little proud when my captain offered me the second dignity in the vessel and entreated me to remain with the greatest earnestness, so valuable did he consider my services.
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14  I spoke of my desire of finding a friend, of my thirst for a more intimate sympathy with a fellow mind than had ever fallen to my lot, and expressed my conviction that a man could boast of little happiness who did not enjoy this blessing.
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15  When my guest was a little recovered I had great trouble to keep off the men, who wished to ask him a thousand questions; but I would not allow him to be tormented by their idle curiosity, in a state of body and mind whose restoration evidently depended upon entire repose.
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16  These are my enticements, and they are sufficient to conquer all fear of danger or death and to induce me to commence this laborious voyage with the joy a child feels when he embarks in a little boat, with his holiday mates, on an expedition of discovery up his native river.
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17  The modern masters promise very little; they know that metals cannot be transmuted and that the elixir of life is a chimera but these philosophers, whose hands seem only made to dabble in dirt, and their eyes to pore over the microscope or crucible, have indeed performed miracles.
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