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the child unlucky in his little State,
Some hearth where freedom is excluded,
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That which is not good for the bee-hive cannot be good for the bees.
They yelleden as fiendes doon in hell;
The duckes cryden as men would them quell;
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In certain men digestion and sex absorb the vital force, and the stronger these are, the individual is so much weaker. The more of ...
If the hive be disturbed by rash and stupid hands, instead of honey, it will yield us bees.
Just as the queen bee, the highest-ranking, peerless creature of her hive, is surrounded by lowly drones to please her, whereas th ...
Seventeen hundred and fifty-five.
Georgius Secundus was then alive,--
Snuffy old drone from the German hive.
Lucretius
Sings his great theory of natural origins and of wise conduct; Plato
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If you can hold your present position, we shall "hive" the enemy yet.
Suppose that an inhabitant of Venus or Mars were to contemplate us from the height of a mountain, and watch the little black speck ...
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