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... no book ... ever competed with the Bible. The story of Ruth was better than Ramona, and the poetry of Job was better than Long ...
The true novel wrestles on the edge of understanding, lying about on all sides desperately, for every sort of experience, pressing ...
Desert rains are usually so definitely demarked that the story of the man who washed his hands in the edge of an Arizona thunder s ...
We live by our imaginations, by our admirations, by our sentiments. The child walks amid heaps of illusions, which he does not lik ...
Most of the folktales dealing with the Indians are lurid and romantic. The story of the Indian lovers who were refused permission ...
Alexander Woollcott broadcasts the story of the wife who returned a dog to the Seeing Eye with this note attached: "I am sending t ...
Tell me no more how fair she is,
I have no minde to hear
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Even such is Time, which takes in trust
Our youth, our joys, and all we have,
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In how few words, for instance, the Greeks would have told the story of Abelard and Heloise, making but a sentence of our classica ...
He will not idly dance at his work who has wood to cut and cord before nightfall in the short days of winter; but every stroke wil ...
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