arabian nights' entertainments quotes

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Shams and delusions are esteemed for soundest truths, while reality is fabulous. If men would steadily observe realities only, and ...
As a perfect Tragedy is the noblest Production of human Nature, so it is capable of giving the Mind one of the most delightful and ...
I wish the opera was every night. It is, of all entertainments, the sweetest and most delightful. Some of the songs seemed to melt ...
There is a certain jargon, which, in French, I should call un Persiflage d'Affaires, that a foreign Minister ought to be perfectly ...
What art can paint or gild any object in afterlife with the glow which Nature gives to the first baubles of childhood. St. Peter's ...
A man should have a farm or a mechanical craft for his culture. We must have a basis for our higher accomplishments, our delicate ...
"Babylon," exclaimed Rolf, who had to look down again and again at this net of shimmering strings of beads, this skein of light, t ...
It is my wish, and may it be the wish of all, that this great building may continue to be to all your population that which it sho ...
but as an Eagle
His cloudless thunderbolted on thir heads.
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Greatness is a light-hearted title for theatrical entertainments. Or a definition endowed on men too long dead to know that it's b ...
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