jewel-like quotes

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No one makes mistakes. No one runs away
Any more. I bite my lip and
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And I have found Demetrius, like a jewel,
Mine own, and not mine own.
Sweet are the uses of adversity
Which, like the toad, ugly and venomous,
Wears yet a precious jewel in his head.
From the east to western Inde,
No jewel is like Rosalind.
He wore like a jewel a lemon-hued lynx
With sand-waves loving her brow.
Through the port comes the moon-shine astray!
It tips the guard's cutlass and silvers this nook;
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In the tight belly of the dead
Burrow with hungry head
And inlay maggots like a jewel.
The lakes are something which you are unprepared for; they lie up so high, exposed to the light, and the forest is diminished to a ...
... A La Recherche du Temps Perdu is like a beautiful hand with long fingers reaching out to pluck a perfect fruit, without error, ...
To suppose that "I know" is a descriptive phrase, is only one example of the descriptive fallacy, so common in philosophy. Even if ...
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