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There are four classes of idols which beset men's minds. To these for distinction's sake I have assigned names--calling the first ...
Sweet Love of youth, forgive, if I forget thee,
While the world's tide is bearing me along;
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Alone, I am satisfied with myself. With others, I am beset by troubling comparisons.
See where my Love sits in the beds of spices,
Beset all round with camphor, myrrh, and roses,
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The art of life is the art of avoiding pain; and he is the best pilot, who steers clearest of the rocks and shoals with which it i ...
The private citizen, beset by partisan appeals for the loan of his Public Opinion, will soon see, perhaps, that these appeals are ...
One might feel that, at my age, I should look on life with more gravity. After all, I've been privileged to listen, firsthand, to ...
Some day the soft Ideal that we wooed
Confronts us fiercely, foe-beset, pursued,
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Life is beset by many annoyances, and those that stand out above all are the life- insurance and advertising agents.
A child is beset with long traditions. And his infancy is so old, so old, that the mere adding of years in the life to follow will ...
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