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The correct rate of speed in innovating changes in long-standing social customs has not yet been determined by even the most exper ...
In many ways chess ... is very like philosophy. Both have long histories which most practitioners are aware of and frequently cons ...
I ask a wreathwhich will not crush my head.
And there is no hurry about it;
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Ask us, ask us whether with the worldless rose
Our hearts shall fail us; come demanding
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Here stands the row of enormous stelæ that have furnished the date that links the Mayan calendar to ours. These stones standing g ...
I'm going out to fetch the little calf
That's standing by the mother. It's so young,
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To persons standing alone on a hill during a clear midnight such as this, the roll of the world eastward is almost a palpable move ...
I was always embarrassed by the words sacred, glorious and sacrifice and the expression in vain. We had heard them, sometimes stan ...
It is not growing like a tree
In bulk, doth make man better be,
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I ... like being successful. I somehow always knew that I would succeed. I had a great sense of destiny from the time I was very y ...
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