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Adversity

Sweet are the uses of adversity, Which, like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head. As You Like It, Act i. Sc. 3. SHAKESPEARE. Calamity is man's true touchstone. Four Plays in One The Triumph ofHonor, Sc. 1. BEAUMONT AND FLETCHER. More safe I sing with mortal voice, unchanged To hoarse or mute, though fallen on evil days, On evil days though fallen, and evil tongues. Paradise Lost, Bk. VII. MILTON. Tho' losses and crosses Be lessons right severe, There's wit there,...