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all her labour was but as a block
Left in the quarry;
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to an human soul.
A book that is shut is but a block.
Painting consumes labour not disproportionate to its effect; but a fellow will hack half a year at a block of marble to make somet ...
The centuries-long wars with the Saracen, when everything of the East was the enemy, and the subsequent, now over, era of Western ...
No contact with savage Indian tribes has ever daunted me more than the morning I spent with an old lady swathed in woolies who com ...
When the landscape buckles and jerks around, when a dust column of debris rises from the collapse of a block of buildings on bodie ...
The white American man makes the white American woman maybe not superfluous but just a little kind of decoration. Not really impor ...
Christmas and Easter can be subjects for poetry, but Good Friday, like Auschwitz, cannot. The reality is so horrible, it is not su ...
It is remarkable that, notwithstanding the universal favor with which the New Testament is outwardly received, and even the bigotr ...
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