Aesop's fables quotes

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Naked came I out of my mother's womb, and naked shall I return thither.
Neither give heed to fables and endless genealogies.
I had rather believe all the fables in the Legend, and the Talmud, and the Alcoran, than that this universal frame is without a Mi ...
My dream thou brok'st not, but continued'st it.
Thou art so true that thoughts of thee suffice
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We walk alone in the world. Friends, such as we desire, are dreams and fables.
To the wise, therefore, a fact is true poetry, and the most beautiful of fables.
Everywhere I am hindered of meeting God in my brother, because he has shut his own temple doors and recites fables merely of his b ...
The use of symbols has a certain power of emancipation and exhilaration for all men. We seem to be touched by a wand, which makes ...
Lies, fables and romances must needs be probable, but not the truth and foundation of our faith.
If a criterion were wanted for telling a novel from a fable or a tale or a romance (or a drama), a simple rule-of-thumb would be t ...
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