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Go, and catch a falling star,
Get with child a mandrake root,
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When a person hasn't in him that which is higher and stronger than all external influences, it is enough for him to catch a good c ...
Self-help books are making life downright unsafe. Women desperate to catch a man practice all the ploys recommended by these autho ...
A straw vote only shows which way the hot air blows.
I can counterfeit the deep tragedian,
Speak, and look back, and pry on every side,
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It is easier to discover another such a new world as Columbus did, than to go within one fold of this which we appear to know so w ...
A man's real faith is never contained in his creed, nor is his creed an article of his faith. The last is never adopted. This it i ...
If you want to catch a sparrow, you have to spill a little rice.
But, where the road runs near the stream,
Oft through the trees they catch a glance
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She runs so fearfully quick. You might as well try to catch a Bandersnatch!
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