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Helicon: "It takes one day to make a senator and ten years to make a worker."
Caligula: "But I am afraid that it takes twenty
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All I want is the moon, Helicon. I know in advance what will kill me. I have not yet exhausted all that can make me live. That is ...
We have watered our houses in Helicon.
I am no Poet here; my pen 's the spout,
Where the rain water of my eyes run out,
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The Helicon of too many poets is not a hill crowned with sunshine and visited by the Muses and the Graces, but an old, mouldering ...
Wait a second while I take a swig off this bottle: it's my true and only Helicon, my Caballine fount, my sole Enthusiasm. Here, dr ...
eke you Virgins that on Parnasse dwell,
Whence floweth Helicon, the learned well,
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Now, if the principle of toleration were once admitted into classical education--if it were admitted that the great object is to r ...
Old married people look so much alike that they have the same number of hairs in their ears.
I, who am speaking to you, if I had had the chance to choose my father, I would not have been born.
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