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When the water of a place is bad it is safest to drink none that has not been filtered through either the berry of a grape, or else a tub of malt. These are the most reliable filters yet invented.

Samuel Butler (1612-1680) British poet and satirist.

Water is the only drink for a wise man.

Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862) American naturalist, poet and philosopher.

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