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I am the wound and the knife!
I am the slap and the cheek!
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It would perhaps be nice to be alternately the victim and the executioner.
Yet is every man his own greatest enemy, and as it were his own executioner.
Capital punishment kills immediately, whereas lifetime imprisonment does so slowly. Which executioner is more humane? The one who ...
But I do nothing upon myself, and yet am mine own executioner.
All grandeur, all power, all subordination to authority rests on the executioner: he is the horror and the bond of human associati ...
If you want to deserve Hell, you need only stay in bed. The world is iniquity; if you accept it, you are an accomplice, if you cha ...
They are as neat as a wallet,
opening and closing on their coins,
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Go bind thou up young dangling apricots
Which, like unruly children, make their sire
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Theodotus: Caesar: once in ten generations of men, the world gains an immortal book. Caesar: If it did not flatter mankind, the co ...
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