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For although memories, of a season, for example,
Melt into a single snapshot, one cannot guard, treasure
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Like everything which is not the involuntary result of fleeting emotion but the creation of time and will, any marriage, happy or ...
For the perfect idler, for the passionate observer it becomes an immense source of enjoyment to establish his dwelling in the thro ...
Modernity is the transient, the fleeting, the contingent; it is one half of art, the other being the eternal and the immovable.
Reminiscences, even extensive ones, do not always amount to an autobiography.... For autobiography has to do with time, with seque ...
We must live for the few who know and appreciate us, who judge and absolve us, and for whom we have the same affection and indulge ...
No one who has lived even for a fleeting moment for something other than life in its conventional sense and has experienced the ex ...
What is this world of ours? A complex entity subject to sudden changes which all indicate a tendency to destruction; a swift succe ...
How old the world is! I walk between two eternities.... What is my fleeting existence in comparison with that decaying rock, that ...
Let a man learn to look for the permanent in the mutable and fleeting; let him learn to bear the disappearance of things he was wo ...
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