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In the works of man, everything is as poor as its author; vision is confined, means are limited, scope is restricted, movements ar ...
Piety practised in solitude, like the flower that blooms in the desert, may give its fragrance to the winds of heaven, and delight ...
FROM his shoulder Hiawatha
Took the camera of rosewood,
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"To dine!" she shrieked in dragon-wrath.
"To swallow wines all foam and froth!
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Whan Zephirus eek with his swete breeth,
Inspired hath in every holt and heeth
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It is the nature of men having escaped one extreme, which by force they were constrained long to endure, to run headlong into the ...
War is thus divine in itself, since it is a law of the world. War is divine through its consequences of a supernatural nature whic ...
In the whole vast dome of living nature there reigns an open violence, a kind of prescriptive fury which arms all the creatures to ...
Be advised what thou dost discourse of, and what thou maintainest whether touching religion, state, or vanity; for if thou err in ...
Nearly all the evils in the Church have arisen from bishops desiring power more than light. They want authority, not outlook.
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