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The fox, he felt, had never seen his past disposed of like a fall of water. He had never measured off his day in moments: another- ...
When other Ladies to the Shades go down,
Still Flavia, Chloris, Celia stay in Town;
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Have We not made the earth as a cradle
and the mountains as pegs?
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There is no luck in literary reputation. They who make up the final verdict upon every book are not the partial and noisy readers ...
"It's good luck when you move in to begin
With good luck with your stovepipe. Never mind,
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Alas for those two loving ones! she waked not from her swound,
And he was taken with the cramp, and in the waves was drowned;
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The earlier works of a man of genius are always preferred to the newer ones, in order to prove that he is going down instead of up ...
But then they danced down the street like dingledodies, and I shambled after as I've been doing all my life after people who inter ...
Some will not recognize the truthfulness of my mirror. Let them remember that I am not here to reflect the surface ... but must pe ...
There they stand, the small ones, like grass and weeds and scrub--innocent in their wretched insignificance. And now I make my fur ...
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