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Conventionality is not morality. Self-righteousness is not religion. To attack the first is not to assail the last. To pluck the m ...
Roused by the lash of his own stubborn tail
Our lion now will foreign foes assail.
There mark what ills the scholar's life assail,
Toil, envy, want, the patron, and the gaol.
A vocation makes us unthinking; that is its greatest blessing. For it is a bulwark behind which we are permitted to withdraw when ...
All parties attempt to represent important things that have developed outside themselves as unimportant, and where they fail in th ...
My intention is not to provoke but to appease; not to assail but to defend; not to conquer but to protect my loyal subjects and he ...
Jewel of jeopardy that peril doth assail,
False and untrue, enticed oft to treason,
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We lay long in the immense tide
Of shade and shadowy desire
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Silence is the universal refuge, the sequel to all dull discourses and all foolish acts, a balm to our every chagrin, as welcome a ...
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