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To everything there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven: a time to be born and a time to die; a time to plan ...
To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven:
A time to be born, and a time to die; a time
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We fatuously hoped that we might pluck from the human tragedy itself a consciousness of a common destiny which should bring its ow ...
Emerson was the greater artist. His essays contain some of the most beautiful language in our literature. How Henry James could ha ...
Conventionality is not morality. Self-righteousness is not religion. To attack the first is not to assail the last. To pluck the m ...
Happiness is always a by-product. It is probably a matter of temperament, and for anything I know it may be glandular. But it is n ...
Any coward can fight a battle when he's sure of winning, but give me the man who has pluck to fight when he's sure of losing. That ...
But these young scholars, who invade our hills,
Bold as the engineer who fells the wood,
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Conversation is a game of circles. In conversation we pluck up the termini which bound the common silence on every side. The parti ...
Rich are the sea-gods:Mwho gives gifts but they?
They grope the sea for pearls, but more than pearls:
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