early bird catches the worm quotes

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The worm artist
out of soil, by passage
of himself
constructing.
Castles of metaphor!
As he grew accustomed to the great gallery of machines, he began to feel the forty-foot dynamos as a moral force, much as the earl ...
Pleasure only starts once the worm has got into the fruit, to become delightful happiness must be tainted with poison.
I'll be a new bird with the head of an ass,
Two pigs' feet, two men's feet, and two of a hen
[My early stories] are the work of a living writer whom I know in a sense, but can never meet.
My days are in the yellow leaf;
The flowers and fruits of Love are gone;
...
It is hardly surprising that children should enthusiastically start their education at an early age with the Absolute Knowledge of ...
A snake, with mottles rare,
Surveyed my chamber floor,
In feature as the worm before,
But ringed with power.
Go, said the bird, for the leaves were full of children,
Hidden excitedly, containing laughter.
The delicious faces of children, the beauty of school-girls, "the sweet seriousness of sixteen," the lofty air of well-born, well- ...
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