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Dressing up is a bore. At a certain age, you decorate yourself to attract the opposite sex, and at a certain age, I did that. But ...
Pythagoras, Locke, Socrates--but pages
Might be filled up, as vainly as before,
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There is only one way to read, which is to browse in libraries and bookshops, picking up books that attract you, reading only thos ...
Up from the South at break of day,
Bringing to Winchester fresh dismay,
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Some years ago, writing about stage adaptations of fiction, I noted: "There is a simple law governing the dramatization of novels: ...
They darted down and rose up like a wave
Or buzzed impetuously as before;
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We had made about fifty miles this day with sail and oar, and now, far in the evening, our boat was grating against the bulrushes ...
The nearest beach to us on the other side, whither we looked, due east, was on the coast of Galicia, in Spain, whose capital is Sa ...
What's the use of worrying?
It never was worth while,
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Eh, what's up Doc?
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