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Knowledge is happiness, because to have knowledge--broad, deep knowledge--is to know true ends from false, and lofty things from l ...
His ear is so sensitively attuned to the bugle note of history that he is often deaf to the more raucous clamour of contemporary l ...
Carry hate
In front of you and harmony behind.
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We may have civilized bodies and yet barbarous souls. We are blind to the real sights of this world; deaf to its voice; and dead t ...
I will be deaf to pleading and excuses.
Nor tears nor prayers shall purchase out abuses.
I cannot beat off
Invincible modes of the sea, hearing:
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At the approach of spring the red squirrels got under my house, two at a time, directly under my feet as I sat reading or writing, ...
Deafness produces bizarre effects, reversing the natural order of things; the interchange of letters is the conversation of the de ...
O that men's ears should be
To counsel deaf, but not to flattery!
Foul whisp'rings are abroad. Unnatural deeds
Do breed unnatural troubles. Infected minds
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