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What a comfort a dull but kindly person is, to be sure, at times! A ground-glass shade over a gas-lamp does not bring more solace ...
I wonder whether mankind could not get along without all these names, which keep increasing every day, and hour, and moment; till ...
When the lamp is shattered,
The light in the dust lies dead;
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Oh, that I were as in the months of old, as in the days when God watched over me; when his lamp shone over my head, and by his lig ...
No one after lighting a lamp puts it under the bushel basket, but on the lampstand, and it gives light to all in the house. In the ...
Or what woman having ten silver coins, if she loses one of them, does not light a lamp, sweep the house, and search carefully unti ...
The eye is the lamp of the body.
Have We not made the earth as a cradle
and the mountains as pegs?
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The American Dream has run out of gas. The car has stopped. It no longer supplies the world with its images, its dreams, its fanta ...
True Civilization does not lie in gas, nor in steam, nor in turn-tables. It lies in the reduction of the traces of original sin.
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