My observation is that whenever one person is found adequate to the discharge of a duty... it is worse executed by two persons, and scarcely done at all if three or more are employed therein.
It is wonderful, when a calculation is made, how little the mind is actually employed in the discharge of any profession.samuel johnson
The dove descending breaks the air With flame of incandescent terror Of which the tongues declare The one discharge from sin and error.
Pity me not. I die as a man of honour ought, in discharge of my duty. They indeed are objects of pity who fight against their king, their country, and their oath.
We all were sea-swallow'd, though some cast again: And, by that destiny, to perform an act, Whereof what's past is prologue, what to come In yours and my discharge.