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You may build castles in the air, and fume, and fret, and grow thin and lean, and pale and ugly, if you please. But I tell you, no ...
If you are going to build something in the air it is always better to build castles than houses of cards.
Knowledge signifies things known. Where there are no things known, there is no knowledge. Where there are no things to be known, t ...
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them ...
A damsel with a dulcimer
In a vision once I saw:
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Resignedly beneath the sky
The melancholy waters lie.
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The Beggar's Rags, fluttering in Air,
Does to Rags the Heavens tear.
The kingdom of our Prospero, Freud, now dissolves in air.
And upside down in air were towers
Tolling reminiscent bells, that kept the hours
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Hast not thy share? On winged feet,
Lo! it rushes thee to meet;
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