concours délégance quotes

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The royal refugee our breed restores
With foreign courtiers and with foreign whores,
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A God all mercy is a God unjust.
The light passes
from ridge to ridge,
from flower to flower--
shadow seeks shadow,
then both leaf
and leaf-shadow are lost.
Greece sees, unmoved,
God's daughter, born of love,
the beauty of cool feet
and slenderest knees,
Nor skin nor hide nor fleece
shall cover you,
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You are more than entitled not to know what the word 'performative' means. It is a new word and an ugly word, and perhaps it does ...
Puritanism--The haunting fear that someone, somewhere, may be happy.
To believe that Russia has got rid of the evils of capitalism takes a special kind of mind. It is the same kind of mind that belie ...
Psychotherapy--The theory that the patient will probably get well anyway, and is certainly a damned ijjit.
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