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Search phrase: self-love

Plays

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All's Well That Ends WellAW I.i.143idle, made of self-love which is the most inhibited sin inydle, made of selfe-loue, which is the most inhibited sinne in
Henry VH5 II.iv.74Self-love, my liege, is not so vile a sinSelfe-loue, my Liege, is not so vile a sinne,
Henry VI Part 22H6 V.ii.38Hath no self-love; nor he that loves himselfHath no selfe-loue: nor he that loues himselfe,
Twelfth NightTN I.v.85O, you are sick of self-love, Malvolio, and tasteO you are sicke of selfe-loue Maluolio, and taste

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The Rape of LucreceLuc.266 Self-love had never drowned him in the flood. Selfe-loue had neuer drown'd him in the flood.
SonnetsSonn.3.8 Of his self-love to stop posterity? Of his selfe loue to stop posterity?
SonnetsSonn.62.1 Sin of self-love possesseth all mine eye, SInne of selfe-loue possesseth al mine eie,
SonnetsSonn.62.11 Mine own self-love quite contrary I read; Mine owne selfe loue quite contrary I read

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