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Talleyrand said that two things are essential in life: to give good dinners and to keep on fair terms with women. As the years pas ...
When the whole world is writing letters, it's easy to lap into the quiet within, tell the story of an hour, keep alive the narrati ...
Action is at bottom a swinging and flailing of the arms to regain one's balance and keep afloat.
[There is a] no-win decision that innumerable people make, or try to make, or try to put off making daily: Whether to give up the ...
I do not keep a diary. Never have. To write a diary every day is like returning to one's own vomit.
I lived a dream life (almost too exclusively, perhaps) when I was a lad and even now my thought goes back for refreshment to those ...
Thru all the tumult and the strife,
I hear that music ringing.
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I'd like to catch him--uh--see him sometime when no one's around.
Some keep the Sabbath going to Church--
I keep it, staying at Home--
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"... Keep cold, young orchard. Good-by and keep cold.
Dread fifty above more than fifty below."
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