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Edition: February 3, 1844 February 3, 1844
Four good mothers have given birth to four bad daughters. Truth has produced hatred; success, pride; security, danger; and familiarity, contempt. And, on the contrary, four bad mothers have produced as many good daughters; for astronomy is the offspring of astrology; chymistry, of alchymy; freedom, of oppression; and patience, of long suffering.— Heads and Tails.