lime kiln quotes

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There is nothing but roguery to be found in villainous man,
yet a coward is worse than a cup of sack with lime in it.
So they took soot from the kiln, and stood before Pharaoh, and Moses threw it in the air, and it caused festering boils on humans ...
In our large cities, the population is godless, materialized,--no bond, no fellow-feeling, no enthusiasm. These are not men, but h ...
I make myself this time
Of wood or granite or lime
A wall too hard for crime
Either to breach or climb....
Yesterday I went out at about twelve, and visited the British Museum; an exceedingly tiresome affair. It quite crushes a person to ...
Seeing then that truth consisteth in the right ordering of names in our affirmations, a man that seeketh precise truth, had need t ...
The private buildings [of Virginia] are very rarely constructed of stone or brick; much the greatest proportion being of scantling ...
And poet lost to potato-fields,
Remembering the lime and copper smell
...
And I weep;
For the lime-tree is in blossom
And one small flower has dropped upon my bosom.
I look upon those pitiful concretions of lime and clay which spring up, in mildewed forwardness, out of the kneaded fields about o ...
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