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Peter the Hermit, Calvin, and Robespierre, sons of the same soil, at intervals of three centuries were, in a political sense, the ...
There are no small number of people in this world who, solitary by nature,
always try to go back into their shell like a herm
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If a hermit lives in a state of ecstasy, his lack of comfort becomes the height of comfort. He must relinquish it.
But sound of water over a rock
Where the hermit-thrush sings in the pine trees
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Mankind have such a deep stake in inward illumination, that there is much to be said by the hermit or monk in defence of his life ...
Yet, hermit and stoic as he was, he was really fond of sympathy, and threw himself heartily and childlike into the company of youn ...
There are hermit souls that live withdrawn
In the place of their self-content;
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The mind can weave itself warmly in the cocoon of its own thoughts, and dwell a hermit anywhere.
The thoughtful man becomes a hermit in the thoroughfares of the marketplace.
The next dam "was about fifteen miles" farther north, down the Allegash, and it was dead water so far. We had been told in Bangor ...
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