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I would with such perfection govern, sir,
T'excel the golden age.
In an age robbed of religious symbols, going to the shops replaces going to the church.... We have a free choice, but at a price. ...
The best work of artists in any age is the work of innocence liberated by technical knowledge. The laboratory experiments that led ...
The innocence of those who grind the faces of the poor, but refrain from pinching the bottoms of their neighbour's wives! The inno ...
But grant, the virtues of a temp'rate prime
Bless with an age exempt from scorn or crime;
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Scientists tend to be ... Utopian in temperament--to believe in the possibility in principle, perhaps even in fact, of a different ...
The command of comparisons that develops with age is, while no doubt good for the mind, somewhat numbing for the emotions. It is a ...
Men of age object too much, consult too long, adventure too little, repent too soon, and seldom drive business home to the full pe ...
Young men are fitter to invent than to judge; fitter for execution than for counsel; and fitter for new projects than for settled ...
Since it is the Other within us who is old, it is natural that the revelation of our age should come to us from outside--from othe ...
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