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The greatest hero of Greece was Hercules. He was a personage of quite another order from the great hero of Athens, Theseus. He was ...
It is all a question of sensitiveness. Brute force and overbearing may make a terrific effect. But in the end, that which lives li ...
I was with Hercules and Cadmus once,
When in a wood of Crete they bayed the bear
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How many cowards, whose hearts are all as false
As stairs of sand, wear yet upon their chins
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We've cracked the hemispheres with careless hand!
Now, from the Gates of Hercules we flood
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Now, from the Gates of Hercules we flood
Westward, westward till the barbarous brine
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The nearest beach to us on the other side, whither we looked, due east, was on the coast of Galicia, in Spain, whose capital is Sa ...
I expect a time when, or rather an integrity by which, a man will get his coat as honestly and as perfectly fitting as a tree its ...
The true reformer does not want time, nor money, nor coöperation, nor advice. What is time but the stuff delay is made of? And de ...
I have travelled a good deal in Concord; and everywhere, in shops, and offices, and fields, the inhabitants have appeared to me to ...
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