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  1. To this general sketch she added many details, suppressing the misanthropy Mr. Fountain had exhibited or affected at the first receipt of the intelligence. "Love Me Little, Love Me Long" by Charles Reade Edition: 10 Language: English
  2. Though this employment lightened the weight of time, yet, never losing sight of her main object, Maria did not allow any opportunity to slip of winning on the affections of Jemima; for she discovered in her a strength of mind, that excited her esteem, clouded as it was by the misanthropy of despair. "Maria The Wrongs of Woman" by Mary Wollstonecraft
  3. The sphere to which she was transferred, it was soon evident, was neither grateful to the heart nor suited to the mind whose education had been such as hers; and the spirit of the young maiden, at all times given rather to a dreamy melancholy than to any very animated impulses, put on, in its new abiding- place, a garb of increased severity, which at certain moments indicated more of deep and settled misanthropy than any mere constitutionality of habit. "Guy Rivers: A Tale of Georgia" by William Gilmore Simms
  4. Thus attuned to the world, Sa'di escapes the depths of misanthropy as well as the transports of unbridled license and somewhat blustering swagger into which Omar at times fell. "Persian Literature, Volume 1,Comprising The Shah Nameh, The Rubaiyat, The Divan, and The Gulistan" by Anonymous
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