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The fish sees the bait, not the hook; a person sees the gain, not the danger.
He was begotten in the galley and born under a gun. Every hair was a rope yarn, every finger a fish-hook, every tooth a marline-sp ...
The truth is despite the hard work and juggling required to keep the different facets of the frantic life afloat, the "superwoman" ...
you fit into me
like a hook into an eye
The best history is but like the art of Rembrandt; it casts a vivid light on certain selected causes, on those which were best and ...
Prayer is the fair and radiant daughter of all the human virtues, the arch connecting heaven and earth, the sweet companion that i ...
While he hears in every spring
How the birds do chirp and sing:
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It is impossible to give a clear account of the world, but art can teach us to reproduce it--just as the world reproduces itself i ...
I can't accept "our nervous age," since mankind has been nervous during every age. Whoever fears nervousness should turn into a st ...
The aphorism sometimes casts off cynicism and expresses strong feeling.
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