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Magic and all that is ascribed to it is a deep presentiment of the powers of science.
Every known fact in natural science was divined by the presentiment of somebody, before it was actually verified.
The orator distrusts at first the fitness of his frank confessions,--his want of knowledge of the persons he addresses,--until he ...
The calm, the coolness, the silent grass-growing mood in which a man ought always to compose,--that, I fear, can seldom be mine. D ...
In the ancients, one sees the accomplished letter of entire poetry: in the moderns, one has the presentiment of the spirit in beco ...
We hear the haunting presentiment of a dutiful middle age in the current reluctance of young people to select any option except th ...
Happiness consumes itself like a flame. It cannot burn for ever, it must go out, and the presentiment of its end destroys it at it ...
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