crank-shaft quotes

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Lord, crack their teeth! Lord, crush these lions' jaws!
So let them sink as water in the sand;
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I hope there will be no effort to put up a shaft or any monument of that sort in memory of me or of the other women who have given ...
Just as every conviction begins as a whim so does every emancipator serve his apprenticeship as a crank. A fanatic is a great lead ...
I review novels to make money, because it is easier for a sluggard to write an article a fortnight than a book a year, because the ...
I would not unduly praise the virtue of restraint. It is often merely temperamental. But it is not always a sign of coldness. It m ...
Age wins and one must learn to grow old.... I must learn to walk this long unlovely wintry way, looking for spectacles, shunning t ...
We flung against their gods,
invincible, clear hate;
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Living more lives than one, knowing people of all classes, all shades of opinion, monarchists, republicans, socialists, anarchists ...
Spirit, that made those heroes dare
To die, and leave their children free,
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In the gingham-mill, a broken thread or a shred spool spoils the web through a piece of a hundred yards, and is traced back to the ...
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