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Princes have big ears which hear far and near.
the bird in the poplar tree
dreaming, his head
tucked into
far-and-near exile under his wing ...
There was another island visible ... but we learned afterward that it was not inhabited, had only been used as a pasture for cattl ...
Nothing is far and nothing is near, if one desires. The world is little, people are little, human life is little. There is only on ...
Objects are concealed from our view, not so much because they are out of the course of our visual ray as because we do not bring o ...
How wholesome winter is, seen far or near; how good, above all mere sentimental, warm-blooded, short-lived, soft-hearted, moral go ...
Unbreachable the fort
Of the long-batter'd world uplifts its wall;
But I am here,
And they are far, and time is old.
Those who want to row on the ocean of human knowledge do not get far, and the storm drives those out of their course who set sail.
Such evasive dust
Can make so little clear:
Much less is known that not,
More far than near.
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