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Oh, who will now be able to relate how Pantagruel behaved in face of these three hundred giants! Oh my muse, my Calliope, my Thali ...
The enemy is like a woman, weak in face of opposition, but correspondingly strong when not opposed. In a quarrel with a man, it is ...
Culture: the cry of men in face of their destiny.
I found myself back in the sepulchral city resenting the sight of people hurrying through the streets to filch a little money from ...
We feel at first as if some opportunities of kindness and sympathy were lost, but learn afterward that any pure grief is ample rec ...
The face of Garbo is an Idea, that of Hepburn an Event.
Unhappy the land that is in need of heroes.
It looks as if we may be presented with a kind of vast municipal fire station.... What is proposed is like a monstrous carbuncle o ...
I have wrestled with death. It is the most unexciting contest you can imagine. It takes place in an impalpable greyness, with noth ...
It is not stressful circumstances, as such, that do harm to children. Rather, it is the quality of their interpersonal relationshi ...
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