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I think that the leaf of a tree, the meanest insect on which we trample, are in themselves arguments more conclusive than any whic ...
The universe is not rough-hewn, but perfect in its details. Nature will bear the closest inspection; she invites us to lay our eye ...
And if I should live to be
The last leaf upon the tree
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The insect fable is the certain promise.
The insect certain is the plague of fables.
Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly,
nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the sea
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One falling leaf may herald the coming of autumn.
The spectacle [of American politics] resembles that of swarms of insects changing from worms to wings. They must get the wings or ...
The type of fig leaf which each culture employs to cover its social taboos offers a twofold description of its morality. It reveal ...
This is the shape of the tree,
And the flower and the leaf, and the three pale beautiful pilgrims:
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