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Without passion man is a mere latent force and possibility, like the flint which awaits the shock of the iron before it can give f ...
Eyes--the head's chief of police. They watch and make mental notes. A blind person is like a city abandoned by the authorities. On ...
It is the fixed that horrifies us, the fixed that assails us with the tremendous force of mindlessness. The fixed is a Mason jar, ...
Yet some natures are too good to be spoiled by praise, and wherever the vein of thought reaches down into the profound, there is n ...
We walk on molten lava on which the claw of a fly or the fall of a hair makes its impression, which being received, the mass harde ...
It is a mischievous notion that we are come late into nature; that the world was finished a long time ago. As the world was plasti ...
In time the strong and stately turrets fall,
In time the rose and silver lilies die,
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He believes without reservation that Kentucky is the garden spot of the world, and is ready to dispute with anyone who questions h ...
We got our new rifled muskets this morning. They are mostly old muskets, many of them used, altered from flint-lock to percussion ...
O sovereign mistress of true melancholy,
The poisonous damp of night disponge upon me,
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