elastic-clause quotes

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--No, no thou hast not felt the lapse of hours!
For what wears out the life of mortal men?
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Long ago I added to the true old adage of "What is everybody's business is nobody's business," another clause which, I think, more ...
Well, the wedding is over, the good folks are joined for better for worse--a shocking clause that!--'tis preparing one to lead a l ...
In the learned journal, in the influential newspaper, I discern no form; only some irresponsible shadow; oftener some monied corpo ...
We want some coat woven of elastic steel, stout as the first, and limber as the second. We want a ship in these billows we inhabit ...
The expansive nature of truth comes to our succor, elastic, not to be surrounded. Man helps himself by larger generalizations. The ...
Time is indeed the theatre and seat of illusion: nothing is so ductile and elastic. The mind stretches an hour to a century and dw ...
It has to be displayed, this face, on a more or less horizontal plane. Imagine a man wearing a mask, and imagine that the elastic ...
The clause which lived twenty-four hours in the Alabama Constitution, granting to taxpaying women owning $500 worth of property th ...
I am fifty-one years old today. Gray hairs are getting into my brow; hair grows perceptibly thinner, but no baldness yet. I read w ...
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