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Once there was a man who had lost his way in the high mountain passes of Switzerland. It was cold and the shadows of night were cl ...
The power of a text is different when it is read from when it is copied out.... Only the copied text thus commands the soul of him ...
Life is a series of diminishments. Each cessation of an activity either from choice or some other variety of infirmity is a death, ...
Since there's no help, come let us kiss and part,
Nay, I have done: you get no more of me,
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The firelight of a long, blind, dreaming story
Lingers upon your lips; and I have seen
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I will redeem all this on Percy's head,
And in the closing of some glorious day,
Be bold to tell you that I am your son.
Could it not be that just at the moment masculinity has brought us to the brink of nuclear destruction or ecological suicide, wome ...
To-morrow I will have finished four-score years. I have lived to rise from the most despised and hated woman in all the world of f ...
The man Shelley, in very truth, is not entirely sane, and Shelley's poetry is not entirely sane either. The Shelley of actual life ...
As a teacher, as a propagandist, Mr. Shaw is no good at all, even in his own generation. But as a personality, he is immortal.
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