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How ignorant we are! How ignorant everyone is! We can cut across only a small area of the appallingly expanding fields of knowledg ...
The white youth of today have begun to react to the fact that the "American Way of Life" is a fossil of history. What do they care ...
Three million of such stones would be needed before the work was done. Three million stones of an average weight of 5,000 pounds, ...
The Impressionists dissolved forms. They painted blurry "impressions" of objects modified by changing light and atmospheric condit ...
While my hair was still cut straight across my forehead
I played about the front gate, pulling flowers.
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Quite different from them [abstractions of animal nature] in origin and intent, but confused with them in form, are those other co ...
Most people with whom I talk, men and women even of some originality and genius, have their scheme of the universe all cut and dri ...
There were many vessels, like gulls, skimming over the surface of the sea, now half concealed in its troughs, their dolphin- strik ...
Cut grass lies frail:
Brief is the breath
Mown stalks exhale,
And my eyes are blue;
So ferry me across the water,
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