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It has been rightly said that nothing is unimportant, nothing powerless in the universe; a single atom can dissolve everything, an ...
Our dreams are a second life. I have never been able to penetrate without a shudder those ivory or horned gates which separate us ...
The first moments of sleep are an image of death; a hazy torpor grips our thoughts and it becomes impossible for us to determine t ...
When the soul drifts uncertainly between life and the dream, between the mind's disorder and the return to cool reflection, it is ...
"The tree of knowledge is not the tree of life!" And yet can we cast out of our spirits all the good or evil poured into them by s ...
How have I been able to live so long outside Nature without identifying myself with it? Everything lives, moves, everything corres ...
The only refuge left to us was the poet's ivory tower, which we climbed, ever higher, to isolate ourselves from the mob.
Every flower is a soul blossoming in Nature.
In France, and at the most important period of our history, Catherine de' Medici has suffered more from popular error than any oth ...
You played a party with a prince and Miss de Zuylen. You was shocked, or rather offended, with her unlimited vivacity.
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