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Rich honesty dwells like a miser, sir, in a poor house, as
your pearl in your foul oyster.
When, like a running grave, time tracks you down,
Your calm and cuddled is a scythe of hairs,
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Is anyone afraid or disheartened? He should go back to his house, or he might cause the heart of his comrades to melt like his own ...
And everyone who hears these words of mine and does not act on them will be like a foolish man who built his house on sand. The ra ...
Writers must fortify themselves with pride and egotism as best they can. The process is analogous to using sandbags and loose timb ...
Fifty years from now, it will not matter what kind of car you drove, what kind of house you lived in, how much you had in your ban ...
The catastrophe
Buried in the stair carpet stayed there
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Our law very often reminds one of those outskirts of cities where you cannot for a long time tell how the streets come to wind abo ...
But a dog teaches a boy fidelity, perseverance, and to turn around three times before lying down--very important traits in times l ...
The heart of Paris is like nothing so much as the unending interior of a house. Buildings become furniture, courtyards become carp ...
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