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He moved with the shades of the dead and the dead-born and the unborn and the never-to-be-born, in a Limbo purged of desire.
There's a theory, one I find persuasive, that the quest for knowledge is, at bottom, the search for the answer to the question: "W ...
The impulse to perfection cannot exist where the definition of perfection is the arbitrary decision of authority. That which is bo ...
Happy Rome, born in my consulship!
What is most original in a man's nature is often that which is most desperate. Thus new systems are forced on the world by men who ...
Was I not born in this Realm? Were my parents born in any foreign country?... Is not my Kingdom here? Whom have I oppressed? Whom ...
Movements born in hatred very quickly take on the characteristics of the thing they oppose.
Most things are born in the mothering darkness and most things die. Darkness is the womb of creation, my boy. But the sun with his ...
To be born in a new country one has to die in the motherland.
I restore myself when I'm alone. A career is born in public--talent in privacy.
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