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A man so various, that he seemed to be
Not one, but all mankind's epitome.
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A work of art is an abstract or epitome of the world. It is the result or expression of nature, in miniature. For, although the wo ...
There is an anecdote passed around in psychoanalytical circles, about a boy who for no apparent reason reached the age of six with ...
The Cad is the entire epitome, the complete blossom and fruit in one, of what we are told is an age of culture. Behold him in the ...
Two destitute lives. Two sickly bachelors, chaste though without vows, deprived of all daily affection, suffering all the torments ...
One of the People! Born to be
Their curious epitome;
To share yet rise above
Their shifting hate and love.
Late in the afternoon we passed a man on the shore fishing with a long birch pole.... The characteristics and pursuits of various ...
The phenomena of the year take place every day in a pond on a small scale. Every morning, generally speaking, the shallow water is ...
Oh, blank confusion! true epitome
Of what the mighty city is herself,
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Soldier, scholar, horseman, he,
As 'twere all life's epitome.
What made us dream that he could comb grey hair?
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