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The world 's a bubble, and the life of man
Less then a span:
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Life of Ages, richly poured,
Love of God unspent and free,
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Nobody can write the life of a man, but those who have eat and drunk and lived in social intercourse with him.
I never felt I could give up my life of freedom to become a man's housekeeper. When I was young, if a girl married poverty, she be ...
There is a city myth that country life was isolated and lonely; the truth is that farmers and their families then had a richer soc ...
I regard as a mortal sin not only the lying of the senses in matters of love, but also the illusion which the senses seek to creat ...
They lay on the broad couch, sat on the floor about the room or occupied the chairs, as pleased their fancy, smoking and discussin ...
What is the life of man! Is it not to shift from side to side?--from sorrow to sorrow?--to button up one cause of vexation!--and u ...
So that the life of a writer, whatever he might fancy to the contrary, was not so much a state of composition, as a state of warfa ...
... such is the horrible idea that I entertain respecting a life of servitude, that if I conceived of there being no possibility o ...
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