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The isles of Greece! the isles of Greece
Where burning Sappho loved and sung,
The mountains look on Marathon--
And Marathon looks on the sea;
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When a man hath no freedom to fight for at home,
Let him combat for that of his neighbors;
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With all her masculine vigour and glory, Greece fell, gradually atrophied, because one half of her had been, of set purpose, intel ...
Greece sees, unmoved,
God's daughter, born of love,
the beauty of cool feet
and slenderest knees,
Three poets, in three distant ages born,
Greece, Italy, and England did adorn.
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In nature, all is useful, all is beautiful. It is therefore beautiful, because it is alive, moving, reproductive; it is therefore ...
The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn, and Egypt, Greece, Rome, Gaul, Britain, America, lie folded in the first man.
Greece is a sort of American vassal; the Netherlands is the country of American bases that grow like tulip bulbs; Cuba is the main ...
The greatest hero of Greece was Hercules. He was a personage of quite another order from the great hero of Athens, Theseus. He was ...
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