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The social kiss is an exchange of insincerity between two combatants on the field of social advancement. It places hygiene before ...
There is no mystery in the luminous lines
Of that high, animal face
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I could be, I discovered, by turns stern, loving, wise, silly, youthful, aged, racial, universal, indulgent, strict, with a remark ...
There are days when the great are near us, when there is no frown on their brow, no condescension even; when they take us by the h ...
It means eating your words, this thing of refusing to be a fence-sitter, but I'd rather eat my words than get calluses from sittin ...
There aren't many irritations to match the condescension which a woman metes out to a man who she believes has loved her vainly fo ...
Of all insults, the temporary condescension of a master to a slave is the most outrageous and galling. That potentate who most con ...
It will be agreed that the essential difference between humour and wit is that, whereas wit is always intentional, humour is alway ...
Suppose someone has frequently flown in his dreams and finally becomes conscious of a power and an art of flying just as soon as h ...
I believe in human liberty as I believe in the wine of life. There is no salvation for men in the pitiful condescension of industr ...
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