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We cannot weigh our brother with ourself

We cannot weigh our brother with ourself.
Great men may jest with saints; 'tis wit in them,
But in the less foul profanation…
…That in the captain's but a choleric word,
Which in the soldier is flat blasphemy.

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Act 2
Scene 2
Line 156

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