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I am more and more convinced that man is a dangerous creature; and that power, whether vested in many or a few, is ever grasping, ...
To complain of the age we live in, to murmur at the present possessors of power, to lament the past, to conceive extravagant hopes ...
Every lover's lament has an element of boasting.
They will mark the stone-battlements
And the circle of them
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The Word in the desert
Is most attacked by voices of temptation,
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It is an evil world. The fires of hatred and violence burn fiercely. Evil is powerful, the devil covers a darkened earth with his ...
Although I could lament in the language and feelings of David for Absalom, I am constrained to say, peace to his manes. Let us wee ...
Farewell, thou child of my right hand, and joy;
My sin was too much hope of thee, loved boy.
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Today the world changes so quickly that in growing up we take leave not just of youth but of the world we were young in.... Fear a ...
The television screen, so unlike the movie screen, sharply reduced human beings, revealed them as small, trivial, flat, in two ban ...
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