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Conversation is a game of circles. In conversation we pluck up the termini which bound the common silence on every side. The parti ...
The high-water mark, so to speak, of Socialist literature is W.H. Auden, a sort of gutless Kipling.
What did it matter where you lay once you were dead? In a dirty sump or in a marble tower on top of a high hill? You were dead, yo ...
But hospitality must be for service, and not for show, or it pulls down the host. The brave soul rates itself too high to value it ...
Do not fear to put thy feet
Naked in the river sweet;
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I saw the best minds of my generation destroyed by
madness, starving hysterical naked,
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It is futile to ask women not to go into business, as futile almost as to insist that water shall not run downhill. One cannot sto ...
I cannot remember things I once read
A few friends, but they are in cities.
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A novel is a mirror carried along a high road. At one moment it reflects to your vision the azure skies at another the mire of the ...
We had got a loaf of home-made bread, and musk and water melons for dessert. For this farmer, a clever and well-disposed man, cult ...
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