The gloom of death is on the raven's wing.
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Nicarchus in Wikipedia
Where wealth accumulates, men decay.
(November 10, 1730 - April 04, 1774)
Tyrants have always some slight shade of virtue; they support the laws before destroying them
(November 21, 1694 - May 30, 1778)
The most tragic thing in the world is a man of genius who is not a man of honor
George Bernard Shaw