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maxim
used in A Tale of Two Cities

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a short saying that expresses a general truth or principle
  • "Well, my sweet," said Miss Pross, nodding her head emphatically, "the short and the long of it is, that I am a subject of His Most Gracious Majesty King George the Third;" Miss Pross curtseyed at the name; "and as such, my maxim is, Confound their politics, Frustrate their knavish tricks, On him our hopes we fix, God save the King!"
    3.7 — A Knock at the Door (54% in)

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