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What one really wants is youth, and what one really loses is years. Life becomes at last a mere piece of acting. One goes on by ha ...
I have paid no poll-tax for six years. I was put into a jail once on this account, for one night; and, as I stood considering the ...
"... I have to take
What I can get. You see they have the feet,
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There is nothing of permanent value (putting aside a few human affections) nothing that satisfies quiet reflection--except the sen ...
From now on, if I ever get to burn another newspaper, I'll remember what a few cents can buy.
Boys forget what their country means by just reading "the land of the free" in history books. Then they get to be men, they forget ...
The heart of another is a dark forest, always, no matter how close it has been to one's own.
Men always sell strawberries, women, blackberries, your all- knowing Creole friend says. 'Why?' you ask. 'Ah, it has always been t ...
Go to foreign countries and you will get to know the good things one possesses at home.
Neither a work of nature nor one of art we get to know when they have been finished; we must surprise them in the process of being ...
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