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He that but fears the thing he would not know
Hath by instinct knowledge from others' eyes
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Young men are fitter to invent than to judge; fitter for execution than for counsel; and fitter for new projects than for settled ...
And had it been the dove from Noah's ark,
Returning there from her successful search,
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Faster or slower as he chanced,
Sitting or standing as he chose,
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I'll to thy closet and go read with thee
Sad stories chanced in the times of old.
The fort was the first institution that was founded here, and it is amusing to read in Champlain how assiduously they worked at it ...
We have heard that a few days after this, when the Provincetown Bank was robbed, speedy emissaries from Provincetown made particul ...
But it chanced the other day that I scented a white water- lily.... It is the emblem of purity.... What confirmation of our hopes ...
Formerly, when lying awake at midnight in those woods, I had listened to hear some words or syllables of their language, but it ch ...
Getting up some time after midnight to collect the scattered brands together, while my companions were sound asleep, I observed, p ...
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