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Our senses perceive no extreme. Too much sound deafens us; too much light dazzles us; too great distance or proximity hinders our ...
The fetish of the great university, of expensive colleges for young women, is too often simply a fetish. It is not based on a genu ...
The most foreign and picturesque structures on the Cape, to an inlander, not excepting the salt-works, are the windmills,--gray- l ...
Though there were numerous vessels at this great distance in the horizon on every side, yet the vast spaces between them, like the ...
Her personality had an architectonic quality; I think of her when I see some of the great London railway termini, especially St. P ...
There were no clouds, the sun was going down in a limpid, gold-washed sky. Just as the lower edge of the red disk rested on the hi ...
The great pines stand at a considerable distance from each other. Each tree grows alone, murmurs alone, thinks alone. They do not ...
The rage for road building is beneficent for America, where vast distance is so main a consideration in our domestic politics and ...
After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb. I have taken a moment here to rest, to steal ...
Not in vain the distance beacons. Forward let us range,
Let the great world spin for ever down the ringing grooves of
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