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Drinking is the soldier's pleasure;
Rich the treasure;
Sweet the pleasure;
Sweet is pleasure after pain.
After great pain, a formal feeling comes--
The Nerves sit ceremonious, like Tombs--
Still, after many years, in distant lands,
Still nourishing in thy bewildered brain
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Every moment instructs, and every object: for wisdom is infused into every form. It has been poured into us as blood; it convulsed ...
At this very moment,... the most frightful horrors are taking place in every corner of the world. People are being crushed, slashe ...
When Socrates, after being relieved of his irons, felt the relish of the itching that their weight had caused in his legs, he rejo ...
The evil which assails us is not in the localities we inhabit but in ourselves. We lack strength to endure the least task, being i ...
If ever you prove false to one another, since I have taken such pain to bring you together, let all pitiful goers-between be calle ...
We look before and after,
And pine for what is not:
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If we always speak in the calm reflective, therapeutic tone that works very well with younger children (and it is advised in many ...
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