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The New Testament is an invaluable book, though I confess to having been slightly prejudiced against it in my very early days by t ...
Standing under low-pitched eaves, must one not bow one's head?
Alice opened the door and found that it led into a small passage, not much larger than a rat hole: she knelt down and looked along ...
"Would you--be good enough--" Alice panted out, after running a little further, "to stop a minute--just to get--one's breath again ...
No country is so peaceful as the one that leads into death. Life arches above one's head like a bridgespan, and below it flows the ...
One usually dies because one is alone, or because one has got into something over one's head. One often dies because one does not ...
The most excellent symbol of the people is the paving stone. One walks on it until it falls on one's head.
Strong emotional experiences are for the most part impersonal. Anyone who has hated another person so much that only chance stands ...
It is comforting when one has a sorrow to lie in the warmth of one's bed and there, abandoning all effort and all resistance, to b ...
... the reason why there are so few first-class poets is that many people have intense feelings or first-class minds but to get th ...
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