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The Picture of Dorian Gray
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  • Good resolutions are useless attempts to interfere with scientific laws.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I remember your saying once that there is a fatality about good resolutions—that they are always made too late.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The dead leaves that were blown against the leaded panes seemed to him like his own wasted resolutions and wild regrets.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: a United Nations resolution
as in: a New Year`s resolution
as in: Her resolution weakened.
as in: a dispute resolution fund
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