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Human beings ought not to draw in their antennae at every ungentle touch, like supersensitive insects.
Safe in their Alabaster Chambers--
Untouched by Morning
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The hills in their recumbent postures
Look into the silent lake....
[F]or women, like tradesmen, draw in the injudicious to buy their goods by the high value they themselves set upon them.... They e ...
We saw a pair of moose-horns on the shore, and I asked Joe if a moose had shed them; but he said there was a head attached to them ...
A tragedy, then, is the imitation of an action that is serious and also, as having magnitude, complete in itself; in language with ...
When men achieve the fruits of their material success, they often become aware of an emptiness--an incompleteness--in their lives; ...
These violent delights have violent ends,
And in their triumph die, like fire and powder,
Which as they kiss consume.
. . . the ship struck at ten minutes after four A.M., and all hands, being mostly in their nightclothes, made haste to the forecas ...
Leave this hypocritical prating about the masses. Masses are rude, lame, unmade, pernicious in their demands and influence, and ne ...
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