ante-meridian quotes

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I knew that my vocation was found. I had received the call, and having done so, I was sure my work would be assigned me. Of some t ...
He had brought a large map representing the sea,
Without the least vestige of land:
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Statesmen and beauties are very rarely sensible of the gradations of their decay; and, too sanguinely hoping to shine on in their ...
We think our civilization near its meridian, but we are yet only at the cock-crowing and the morning star. In our barbarous societ ...
I have touched the highest point of all my greatness,
And from that full meridian of my glory
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to these
Hale dead and deathless do the women of the hill
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The poem is lonely. It is lonely and en route. Its author stays with it. Does this very fact not place the poem already here, at i ...
When Adam found his rib was gone
He cursed and sighed and cried and swore
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Though shoulder, bosom, lip, and knee
Are praised in every kind of art,
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Truth lives, in fact, for the most part on a credit system. Our thoughts and beliefs 'pass,' so long as nothing challenges them, j ...
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