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We wear the mask that grins and lies,
We sing, but oh the clay is vile
Beneath our feet, and long the mile;
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Mediocrity is the most effective mask a superior spirit can wear, because to the great majority, which is to say, to the mediocre, ...
When I wrote of the women in their dances and wildness, it was a mask,
on their mountain, gold-hunting, singing, in orgy,
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I met Murder on the way--
He had a mask like Castlereagh--
O make me a mask and a wall to shut from your spies
Of the sharp, enamelled eyes and the spectacled claws
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"It was the mask engaged your mind,
And after set your heart to beat,
Not what's behind."
What a vast fraternity it is,--that of 'Hearts that Ache.' For the last three months it has seemed to me as though all society wer ...
Mutual repect implies discretion and reserve even in love itself; it means preserving as much liberty as possible to those whose l ...
Central to Jungian psychology is the concept of "individuation," the process whereby a person discovers and evolves his Self, as o ...
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