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"Weak people cannot be sincere" --Reflections; or Sentences and Moral Maxims, Fran├žois de La Rochefoucauld

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A sentence is a grammatical unit consisting of one or more words that bear minimal syntactic relation to the words that precede or follow it. A sentence can include words grouped meaningfully to express a statement, question, exclamation, request, command, or suggestion.

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