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O life unlike to ours!
Who fluctuate idly without term or scope,
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Quickness comes from long sustained effort after rightness, and comes unsought. It never comes from effort after quickness.
Right as the humour of melancholy
Causeth full many a man in sleep to cry
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It is a crime to put a Roman citizen in chains, it is an enormity to flog one, sheer murder to slay one: what, then, shall I say o ...
THE AMERICAN WAY OF LIFE. Even what they eat and drink, these palefaces who don't know what wine is ... their ugliness ... their p ...
A CAUSE is an object precedent and contiguous to another, and so united with it that the idea of the one determines the mind to fo ...
It is often laziness and timidity that keep us within our duty--while virtue gets all the credit.
The intellect longs for the delights of the non-intellect, that which is alive and beautiful dans sa stupidité.
In praise there is more obtrusiveness than in blame.
The weak and misbegotten shall perish: first principle of our brotherly love. And they shall be given every assistance.
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