lepontine alps quotes

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Pygmies expand in cold impossible air,
Cry fie on giantshine, poor glory which
But can see better there, and laughing there
Pity the giants wallowing on the plain.
I am sure I do not know why the beauty of Monte Carlo should not satisfy more than it does. The bluest of all seas is nowhere blue ...
The dawn alps,
the stilled snake of
river asleep in its
wide bed ...
To be seventy years old is like climbing the Alps. You reach a snow-crowned summit, and see behind you the deep valley stretching ...
Th' increasing prospect tires our wand'ring eyes.
Hills peep o'er hills, and Alps on Alps arise!
When thou once
Was beaten from Modena, where thou slew'st
On the Alps
It is reported thou didst eat strange flesh,
Which some did die to look on.
If a playwright tried to see eye to eye with everybody, he would get the worst case of strabismus since Hannibal lost an eye tryin ...
The public buys its opinions as it buys its meat, or takes in its milk, on the principle that it is cheaper to do this than to kee ...
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