Gilbert & Sullivan, by Quotes

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Can you name the Gilbert & Sullivan opera each quotation is from?

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Fill the cup and tread the measure, make the most of fleeting leisure. Hail it as a true ally though it perish bye and bye.
Refrain, audacious tar, your suit from pressing.
Take my advice - when deep in debt, set up a bank and play Roulette!
When he was in the army he led his regiment. He occasionally led them into action. He invariably led them out of it.
Now an affidavit from a thunderstorm, or a few words on oath from a heavy shower, would meet with all the attention they deserve.
Pallid ghosts, arise in hosts, and led me all your aid.
Then I can hum a fugue of which I've heard the music's din afore, and whistle all the airs from that infernal nonsense Pinafore
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I'm Captain Corcoran, K.C.B., I'll teach you how we rule the sea....
Under her very nose, good sir - not under yours! That is where I would kiss her.
Oh, Katisha! is there not beauty even in bloodthirstiness?
Darwinian Man, though well-behaved, at best is only a monkey shaved!
My good sir, you can't forge your own will!
Be firm, be firm, my pecker.
Gifted as I am with a beauty which probably has not its rival on earth, I am, nevertheless, utterly and completely miserable.

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