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Twelfth Night
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  • I have heard of some kind of men that put quarrels purposely on others to taste their valour.
  • She did show favour to the youth in your sight only to exasperate you, to awake your dormouse valour, to put fire in your heart and brimstone in your liver.
  • And’t be any way, it must be with valour: for policy I hate; I had as lief be a Brownist as a politician.
  • Why, then, build me thy fortunes upon the basis of valour.
  • Challenge me the count’s youth to fight with him; hurt him in eleven places; my niece shall take note of it: and assure thyself there is no love-broker in the world can more prevail in man’s commendation with woman than report of valour.
  • But, sir, I will deliver his challenge by word of mouth, set upon Ague-cheek notable report of valour, and drive the gentleman,—as I know his youth will aptly receive it,—into a most hideous opinion of his rage, skill, fury, and impetuosity.
  • Nothing of that wonderful promise, to read him by his form, as you are like to find him in the proof of his valour.
  • This was looked for at your hand, and this was baulked: the double gilt of this opportunity you let time wash off, and you are now sailed into the north of my lady’s opinion; where you will hang like an icicle on Dutchman’s beard, unless you do redeem it by some laudable attempt either of valour or policy.

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  • She received a medal for valor.
  • She has served her country with valor.

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