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1  The basis of optimism is sheer terror.
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2  You may know terror yourself some day.
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3  It fills one with the terror of eternity.
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4  A curious sensation of terror came over me.
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5  Just before you came I almost fainted with terror.
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6  Paralysed with terror, he did not know what to do.
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7  The man looked at her in terror and began to whimper.
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8  He grew nervous, and a horrible fit of terror came over him.
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9  His feeling of terror had passed away, and curiosity had taken its place.
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10  A cry of terror broke from Dorian Gray's lips, and he rushed between the painter and the screen.
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11  He was a hero to his valet, who bullied him, and a terror to most of his relations, whom he bullied in turn.
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12  The word doctrinaire--word full of terror to the British mind--reappeared from time to time between his explosions.
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13  As he drove back to his own house, he was conscious that the sense of terror he thought he had strangled had come back to him.
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14  The terrible moment, the moment that night and day, for weeks and months, she had dreaded, had come at last, and yet she felt no terror.
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15  The terror of society, which is the basis of morals, the terror of God, which is the secret of religion--these are the two things that govern us.
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16  The brain had its own food on which it battened, and the imagination, made grotesque by terror, twisted and distorted as a living thing by pain, danced like some foul puppet on a stand and grinned through moving masks.
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17  The worship of the senses has often, and with much justice, been decried, men feeling a natural instinct of terror about passions and sensations that seem stronger than themselves, and that they are conscious of sharing with the less highly organized forms of existence.
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