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Ut quod ali cibus est aliis fuat acre venenum.
What is food to one, is to others bitter poison.
Book IV, line 637; comparable to: "What's one man's poison, signor, / Is another's meat or drink", Beaumont and Fletcher, Love's Cure (c. 161213; revised c. 1625; printed 1647), Act iii, Scene 2.


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