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Let states that aim at greatness, take heed how their nobility and gentlemen do multiply too fast.
It is necessary also to multiply taxes, as at Syracuse; where Dionysius in the space of five years collected all the private property of his subjects into his own coffers.
But the little brother, like those young trees which deceive the gardener's hopes and turn obstinately to the quarter whence they receive sun and air, the little brother did not grow and did not multiply, but only put forth fine bushy and luxuriant branches on the side of laziness, ignorance, and debauchery.
Pickup still do a tolerable stroke of business (making bright modern masters for the market which is glutted with the dingy old material), and will, probably, continue to thrive and multiply in the future: the one venerable institution of this world which we can safely count upon as likely to last, being the institution of human folly.
Multiply forty thousand by fifteen hundred and you have sixty millions.
When we reflect on this struggle, we may console ourselves with the full belief, that the war of nature is not incessant, that no fear is felt, that death is generally prompt, and that the vigorous, the healthy, and the happy survive and multiply.
They draw him to his old associates, and holding secret intercourse with them, breed and multiply in him.
Granted that each piece gives you five hundred, multiply five hundred by five.
My dog, who was now grown old and crazy, and had found no species to multiply his kind upon, sat always at my right hand; and two cats, one on one side of the table and one on the other, expecting now and then a bit from my hand, as a mark of especial favour.
Maybe if you multiply all possible combinations, etc.
Let me recap: multiply your shoe size by five, add 50, multiply by 20, add 1012 and subtract the year you were born.
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