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Neither a work of nature nor one of art we get to know when they have been finished; we must surprise them in the process of being ...
The older I get the more I trust in the law according to which the rose and the lily bloom.
Flaemmchen: Did you ever see a stenographer with a decent frock on?
The Baron: I have indeed.
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Grusinskaya: You must go now.
The Baron: I'm not going. You know I'm not going. Oh, please let me stay.
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Kringelein: I'm going to live. I'm going to have a good time while I can.
The Baron: That's my motto, Kringelein. A short lif
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"You are Herr Karl Kraus, aren't you?" asked a young man who was sharing my compartment on a train and who had overestimated my de ...
I'm Friedrich. I'm fourteen. I'm impossible.
Maria: When we enter the Abbey, our worldly clothes are given to the poor.
Colonel Von Trapp: What about this one?
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The inevitableness, the idealism, and the blessing of war, as an indispensable and stimulating law of development, must be repeate ...
War is regarded as nothing but the continuation of state policy with other means.
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