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A wife's long tongue is the stairway by which misfortunes ascend into the house.
I ascend from darkness
And depart on the winds of space for I know not where;
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... the meanest life, the poorest existence, is attributed to God's will, but as human beings become more affluent, as their livin ...
I find it interesting that the meanest life, the poorest existence, is attributed to God's will, but as human beings become more a ...
As flames do work and wind when they ascend,
So did I weave myself into the sense.
I imagine, on the benches of an assembly, the most intrepid of thinkers, a brilliant mind, one of those men who, when they ascend ...
Fountains and ye, that warble, as ye flow,
Melodious murmurs, warbling tune his praise.
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Would you ascend to Heaven and bodiless dwell?
Or take your bodies honorless to Hell?
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O for a Muse of fire, that would ascend
The brightest heaven of invention!
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But 'tis a common proof
That lowliness is young ambition's ladder,
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