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As the biggest library if it is in disorder is not as useful as a small but well-arranged one, so you may accumulate a vast amount ...
Our memories are card indexes consulted and then returned in disorder by authorities whom we do not control.
A sweet disorder in the dress
Kindles in clothes a wantonness:
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Gaiety--a quality of ordinary men. Genius always presupposes some disorder in the machine.
On the whole, "organic" illnesses of the body are viewed as a misfortune over which the victim has little control. Not so for "men ...
Without metaphor the handling of general concepts such as culture and civilization becomes impossible, and that of disease and dis ...
Proportion ... You can't help thinking about it in these London streets, where it doesn't exist.... It's like listening to a symph ...
When the soul drifts uncertainly between life and the dream, between the mind's disorder and the return to cool reflection, it is ...
The blood weeps from my heart when I do shape,
In forms imaginary, th' unguided days
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In safety, do not forget danger; in peace, do not forget disorder.
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