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In fighting there are no light blows; in cursing, no gentle words.
As the swimmer depends on water, so the writer depends on language. To swim well, we must let ourselves be enveloped by the water, ...
The current flows fast and furious. It issues in a spate of words from the loudspeakers and the politicians. Every day they tell u ...
Words convey the mental treasures of one period to the generations that follow; and laden with this, their precious freight, they ...
We are all aware that speech, like chemistry, has a structure. There is a limited set of elements--vowels and consonants--and thes ...
My grandfather fell on Vinegar Hill,
And fighting was not his trade;
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"Oh, the fighting races don't die out,
If they seldom die in bed,
For love is first in their hearts, no doubt,"
Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with ...
All free men, wherever they may live, are citizens of Berlin, and therefore, as a free man, I take pride in the words, Ich bin ein ...
These words are dedicated to those who survived
because life is a wilderness and they were savage
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