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  • Bobby Jindal knows as much about volcanos – as Sarah Palin knows about frui

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  • Most activities in our life are of this kind; they subserve some purpose which is not a sovereign theme by itself and which cannot, on the strength of its own substance, become the object of a frui proper — of contemplative or self-immersing enjoyment.

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  • The fried empanadas ($2 apiece) are equally flavorful, if leaving you reaching for a napkin, and the milkshakes (such as mango, passionfruit and guanabana, $3.75 each) are made with real frui.

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  • Although they peradventure that so scoff, do it alone in mirth and merriment, and hold it optimum aliena frui insania, an excellent thing to enjoy another man's madness; yet they must know, that it is a mortal sin (as [2176] Thomas holds) and as the prophet [2177] David denounceth, they that use it, shall never dwell in God's tabernacle.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Cum renuente parente utroque et ipsa virgine frui non posset, ipsum et ipsam interfecit, hoc a magistratu petens, ut in eodem sepulchro sepeliri possent.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Quum amator annulum se amicae optaret, ut ejus amplexu frui posset, &c.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Romani olim putabant fortunam regna et imperia dare: Credebant antea mortales fortunam solam opes et honores largiri, idque duabus de causis; primum quod indignus quisque dives honoratus, potens; alterum, vix quisquam perpetuo bonis iis frui visus.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Lucian Charidemon supra omnes mortales felicissimum si hac frui possit.

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  • Quis hodie beatior, quam cui licet stultum esse, et eorundam immunitatibus frui.

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  • Organizers say they do expect his help later on, as the campaign gets to frui -- to fruition -- excuse me -- but, so far, they say he's been focusing his attention here in Washington, not actively involved at all back home just yet.

    CNN Transcript Jun 5, 2006

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