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Most benefactors are like unskillful generals who take the city and leave the citadel intact.
The self ... might be regarded as a sort of citadel of the mind, fortified without and containing selected treasures within, while ...
It appears to me that almost any man may like the spider spin from his own inwards his own airy citadel.
The City of New York is like an enormous citadel, a modern Carcassonne. Walking between the magnificent skyscrapers one feels the ...
Sometimes we see a cloud that's dragonish,
A vapor sometimes like a bear or lion,
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The citadel of Quebec says, "I will live here, and you shan't prevent me." To which you return, that you have not the slightest ob ...
In the armory of the citadel they showed me a clumsy implement, long since useless, which they called a Lombard gun. I thought tha ...
You look out from the ramparts of the citadel beyond the frontiers of civilization.... It is but a few years since Bouchette decla ...
Carlyle speaks of Nature with a certain unconscious pathos for the most part. She is to him a receded but ever memorable splendor, ...
Opinions are not to be learned by rote, like the letters of an alphabet, or the words of a dictionary. They are conclusions to be ...
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