Potemkin village quotes

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The Sage of Toronto ... spent several decades marveling at the numerous freedoms created by a "global village" instantly and effor ...
In those days, the blag slag, the waste of the coal pits, had only begun to cover the side of our hill. Not enough to mar the coun ...
In the Corner Store, near the village center, hangs a large sign reading: 'After 40 years of credit business, we have closed our b ...
Sweet Auburn, loveliest village of the plain,
Where health and plenty cheered the labouring swain,
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Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn,
Thy sports are fled and all thy charms withdrawn;
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Where village statesmen talked with looks profound,
And news much older than their ale went round.
Under a spreading chestnut-tree
The village smithy stands;
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Son of the village chief,
you're pitiless,
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Ezra Pound still lives in a village and his world is a kind of village and people keep explaining things when they live in a villa ...
'Society' in America means all the honest, kindly-mannered, pleasant- voiced women, and all the good, brave, unassuming men, betwe ...
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