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To contrive a little kingdom, in the midst of the universal muck, then shit on it, ah that was me all over.
If you must commit suicide ... always contrive to do it as decorously as possible; the decencies, whether of life or of death, sho ...
The ingenuity of man has always been dedicated to the solution of one problem,--how to detach the sensual sweet, the sensual stron ...
Buddhists and Christians contrive to agree about death
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[F]or women, like tradesmen, draw in the injudicious to buy their goods by the high value they themselves set upon them.... They e ...
I often think it's comical
How Nature always does contrive
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The debt was the most sacred obligation incurred during the war. It was by no means the largest in amount. We do not haggle with t ...
Added man-made failure really hurts young children [under six]. No one has to contrive lessons for these youngsters so that they w ...
From man or angel the great Architect
Did wisely to conceal, and not divulge
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Taint not thy mind, nor let thy soul contrive
Against thy mother aught. Leave her to heaven,
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