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There are some persons we could not cut down to size without diminishing ourselves as well.
Our brains are no longer conditioned for reverence and awe. We cannot imagine a Second Coming that would not be cut down to size b ...
...there is hope for a tree, if it is cut down, that it will sprout again, and that its shoots will not cease. Though its root gro ...
Even now the ax is lying at the root of the trees; every tree therefore that does not bear good fruit is cut down and thrown into ...
A young woman, pretty, lively, with a harp as elegant as herself; and both placed near a window, cut down to the ground, and openi ...
The eating of a MacDonald's meal is like the reading of Reader's Digest--small, easily digested, carefully processed, carefully cu ...
Man that is born of woman hath but a short time to live, and is full of misery. He cometh up, and is cut down, like a flower; he f ...
Then cut down the trees when lumber grown,
And there's your pristine earth all freed
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Back then we were better-behaved than you young boys today; we were better instructed; so I start in my bestest French: "Mademoise ...
Nixon is the kind of politician who would cut down a redwood tree, then mount the stump for a speech on conservation.
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