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Unfortunately, it is much easier to shut one's eyes to good than to evil. Pain and sorrow knock at our doors more loudly than plea ...
When you close your eyes to tragedy, you close your eyes to greatness.
Though most of us don't hunt, our eyes are still the great monopolists of our senses. To taste or touch your enemy or your food, y ...
Emerson was the greater artist. His essays contain some of the most beautiful language in our literature. How Henry James could ha ...
It is at the same time by poetry and through poetry, by and through music, that the soul glimpses the splendors found behind the t ...
A damsel with a dulcimer
In a vision once I saw:
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I am packing my belongings in the shawl my mother used to wear when she went to the market. And I am going from my valley. But thi ...
How fearful
And dizzy 'tis, to cast one's eyes so low!
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"Not to die on the straw at home,
Those hands to close these eyes,
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I have eyes to see now what I have never seen before.
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