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Why, did you ever know a conceited man dare to praise a picture? The one thing he dreads (next to not being noticed) is to be prov ...
Deep in the sun-searched growths the dragonfly
Hangs like a blue thread loosened from the sky--
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If you would see how interwoven it is in the warp and woof of civilization ... go at night-fall to the top of one of the down-town ...
Something is very gently,
invisibly, silently,
...
Poor Desdemona! I am glad thy father's dead.
Thy match was mortal to him, and pure grief
Shore his old thread in twain.
Though a thousand miles apart, two lovers destined to meet are joined by a common thread.
A single fiber does not make a thread, nor a single tree a forest.
A single strand of silk does not make a thread, nor a single tree a forest.
One sought not absolute truth. One sought only a spool on which to wind the thread of history without breaking it.
There is not any present moment that is unconnected with some future one. The life of every man is a continued chain of incidents, ...
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