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Keep your passions in check, but beware of giving your reason free rein.
O, this life
Is nobler than attending for a check;
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When you go out, check the look of the sky; when you come in, check the looks on people's faces.
When a horse comes to the edge of the cliff, it is too late to draw rein; when a boat reaches midstream, it is too late to stop th ...
The formation of an oppositional world view is necessary for feminist struggle. This means that the world we have most intimately ...
Though I knit my brow,
my gaze is fixed
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But compared with the task of selecting a piece of French pastry held by an impatient waiter a move in chess is like reaching for ...
I should be very willing to redress
Men's wrongs, and rather check than punish crimes,
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For centuries the death penalty, often accompanied by barbarous refinements, has been trying to hold crime in check; yet crime per ...
That's one thing I like about Hollywood. The writer is there revealed in his ultimate corruption. He asks no praise, because his p ...
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