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It is no small mischief to a boy, that many of the best years of his life should be devoted to the learning of what can never be o ...
With sturdy shoulders, space stands opposing all its weight to nothingness. Where space is, there is being.
If Shakespeare has a singularity, it is because he has become a black hole. Light, insight, intelligence, matter--all pour ceasele ...
Never would it occur to a child that a sheep, a pig, a cow or a chicken was good to eat, while, like Milton's Adam, he would eager ...
The passion of self-aggrandizement is persistent but plastic; it will never disappear from a vigorous mind, but may become morally ...
A poet who makes use of a worse word instead of a better, because the former fits the rhyme or the measure, though it weakens the ...
What one really wants is youth, and what one really loses is years. Life becomes at last a mere piece of acting. One goes on by ha ...
I have been too long acquainted with human nature to have great regard for human testimony; and a very great degree of probability ...
The hurt is not enough:
I long for weight and strength
To feel the earth as rough
To all my length.
They tell us that women can bring better things to pass by indirect influence. Try to persuade any man that he will have more weig ...
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