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The art of newspaper paragraphing is to stroke a platitude until it purrs like an epigram.
All I have to do
is hear his name
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The stroke of the whip maketh marks in the flesh: but the stroke of the tongue breaketh the bones. Many have fallen by the edge of ...
I do not believe that any man fears to be dead, but only the stroke of death.
This surface good-nature which captivates a new acquaintance and is no bar to treachery, which knows no scruple and is never at fa ...
Nothing is poorer than a truth expressed as it was thought. Committed to writing in such cases, it is not even a bad photograph... ...
When I from black and he from white cloud free,
And round the tent of Godlike lambs we joy,
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Wit is a lean creature with sharp inquiring nose, whereas humor has a kindly eye and a comfortable girth. Wit, if it be necessary, ...
No, you can't chop your poppa up in Massachusetts.
Now what sort of man or woman or monster would stroke a centipede I have ever seen? "And here is my good big centipede!" If such a ...
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