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Governments like natural bodies have their time of growing perfection and declining, and according to their constitutions, some ho ...
In time the strong and stately turrets fall,
In time the rose and silver lilies die,
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You have nothing more to fear. Not death nor decay. Here in this cup is my gift of life to you. I'm going to make you immortal. An ...
Earth has waited for them,
All the time of their growth
Fretting for their decay:
Now she has them at last!
When I consider every thing that grows
Holds in perfection but a little moment,
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Then I have seen by Time's fell hand defaced
The rich proud cost of outworn buried age;
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It is pleasant to walk over the beds of these fresh, crisp, and rustling leaves. How beautifully they go to their graves! how gent ...
Time drops in decay,
Like a candle burnt out,
And the mountains and woods
Have their day, have their day....
Ev'ry time I feel the Spirit movin' in my heart, I will pray.
The trouble with this country is that there are too many politicians who believe, with a conviction based on experience, that you ...
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