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An editor once said to me, "If I didn't know that you, a woman, had written these poems, I would like your work." And once an edit ...
Caesar's double-bed is warm
As an unimportant clerk
Writes i do not like my work
On a pink official form.
Thinking is seeing.... Every human science is based on deduction, which is a slow process of seeing by which we work up from the e ...
We'd like to fight but we fear defeat,
We'd like to work but we're feeling too weak,
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For them it's out-of-date and outmoded to perform miracles; teaching the people is too like hard work, interpreting the holy scrip ...
A full-dressed ecclesiastic is a sort of go-cart of divinity; an ethical automaton. A clerical prig is, in general, a very dangero ...
Infancy is the realm conveyed to us in dreams which look backward to the past. Adolescence, more like a work of art, is a prospect ...
The complexion of the element
In favor's like the work we have in hand,
Most bloody-fiery, and most terrible.
The men who think of superannuation at sixty-one are those whose lives have been idle, not they who have really buckled themselves ...
"Money talks" because money is a metaphor, a transfer, and a bridge. Like words and language, money is a storehouse of communally ...
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