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Words ... are little houses, each with its cellar and garret. Common sense lives on the ground floor, always ready to engage in 'f ...
The son will run away from the family not at eighteen but at twelve, emancipated by his gluttonous precocity; he will fly not to s ...
Next we come to the bronchial buster, or the man (it is usually a man) who, being in the throes of a terrific throat and tube trou ...
Books, books, books!
I had found the secret of a garret-room
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Each truth that a writer acquires is a lantern, which he turns full on what facts and thoughts lay already in his mind, and behold ...
What we are, that only can we see. All that Adam had, all that Caesar could, you have and can do. Adam called his house, heaven an ...
Up to her godly garret after sev'n,
There starve and pray, for that's the way to heav'n.
That garret of the earth--that knuckle-end of England--that land of Calvin, oat-cakes, and sulphur.
If I were confined to a corner of a garret all my days, like a spider, the world would be just as large to me while I had my thoug ...
This spending of the best part of one's life earning money in order to enjoy a questionable liberty during the least valuable part ...
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