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If only one tooth aches, rejoice that not all of them ache.... If your wife betrays you, be glad that she betrayed only you and no ...
The time is now propitious, as he guesses,
The meal is ended, she is bored and tired,
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Nothing great has been and nothing great can be accomplished without passion. It is only a dead, too often, indeed, a hypocritical ...
Religion stands on tiptoe in our land,
Ready to pass to the American strand.
The best part of the art of living is to know how to grow old gracefully.
Our concern for the loss of our friends is not always from a sense of their worth, but rather of our own need of them--and that we ...
The writer's joy is the thought that can become emotion, the emotion that can wholly become a thought.
God from the mount of Sinai, whose grey top
Shall tremble, he descending, will himself
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Martyrs have harmed the truth.... Even today it only takes the crudest sort of persecution to give an otherwise inherently indiffe ...
The customary cry,
'Come buy, come buy,'
With its iterated jingle
Of sugar-bated words:
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