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    Suspicion is not less an enemy to virtue than to happiness; he that is already corrupt is naturally suspicious, and he that becomes suspicious will quickly be corrupt.
    Joseph Addison (1672–1719)

    Husband a lie, and trump it up in some extraordinary emergency.
    —Joseph Addison (1672–1719)