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As the births of living creatures, at first, are ill-shapen: so are all Innovations, which are the births of time.
Every living language, like the perspiring bodies of living creatures, is in perpetual motion and alteration; some words go off, a ...
There can be no doubt that the difference between the mind of the lowest man and that of the highest animal is immense. An anthrop ...
We've only just begun to learn about the water and its secrets, just as we've only touched on outer space. We don't entirely rule ...
The difference between prose logic and poetic thought is simple. The logician uses words as a builder uses bricks, for the unemoti ...
What call'st thou solitude? Is not the earth
With various living creatures, and the air
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the Fiend
Saw undelighted all delight, all kind
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The sixth, and of creation last arose
With evening harps and matin, when God said,
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As the strata of the earth preserve in succession the living creatures of past epochs, so the shelves of libraries preserve in suc ...
There were many vessels, like gulls, skimming over the surface of the sea, now half concealed in its troughs, their dolphin- strik ...
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