climbing hemp-vine quotes

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I dreamed this mortal part of mine
Was metamorphosed to a vine,
And found (ah me!) this flesh of mine
More like a stock than like a vine.
Thou art an elm, my husband, I a vine,
Whose weakness, married to thy stronger state,
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A melon forced off the vine will not be sweet.
To the eyes of a miser a guinea is more beautiful than the sun, and a bag worn with the use of money has more beautiful proportion ...
I see every thing I paint in this world, but everybody does not see alike. To the eyes of a miser a guinea is more beautiful than ...
Housework is a breeze. Cooking is a pleasant diversion. Putting up a retaining wall is a lark. But teaching is like climbing a mou ...
Good writing is always a breaking of the soil, clearing away prejudices, pulling up of sour weeds of crooked thinking, stripping t ...
Fancy that thou deservest to be hanged ... thou wilt feel it happiness to be only shot: fancy that thou deservest to be hanged in ...
If you are ambitious of climbing up to the difficult, and in a manner inaccessible, summit of the Temple of Fame, your surest way ...
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