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Life is a series of surprises, and would not be worth taking or keeping, if it were not. God delights to isolate us every day, and ...
Where do we find ourselves? In a series of which we do not know the extremes, and believe that it has none. We wake and find ourse ...
Galileo, with an operaglass, discovered a more splendid series of celestial phenomena than anyone since.
Every man sees in his relatives, and especially in his cousins, a series of grotesque caricatures of himself.
Dionysus, as we see him in art and poetry, is the projected expression of the ways and dreams of this primitive people, brooded ov ...
Life is not a series of gig lamps symmetrically arranged; life is a luminous halo, a semi-transparent envelope surrounding us from ...
Henry B. Adams was the first in an infinite series to discover and admit to himself that he really did not care whether truth was, ...
According to fiction, the hillman is a seven-foot combination of malnutrition and hookworm, asleep on his front porch with the dog ...
But after a series of interludes
In furnished rooms (describe wallpaper)
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The theory of truth is a series of truisms.
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