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Narcissus does not fall in love with his reflection because it is beautiful, but because it is his. If it were his beauty that ent ...
Drinking tents were full, glasses began to clink in carriages, hampers to be unpacked, tempting provisions to be set forth, knives ...
Bounds should be set
To ingenuity for being so cruel
In bringing change unheralded on the unready.
When the sun shall be darkened,
when the stars shall be thrown down,
...
It is not unkind to say, from the standpoint of scenery alone, that if many, and indeed most, of our American national parks were ...
What do we mean by setting a man free? You cannot free a man who dwells in a desert and is an unfeeling brute. There is no liberty ...
Nothing comes to pass in nature, which can be set down to a flaw therein; for nature is always the same and everywhere one and the ...
It is a great pity--but 'tis certain from every day's observation of man, that he may be set on fire like a candle, at either end- ...
The expressions of the poet cannot be analyzed; his sentence is one word, whose syllables are words. There are indeed no words qui ...
True love does not quarrel for slight reasons, such mistakes as mutual acquaintances can explain away, but, alas, however slight t ...
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