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In some lyceums they tell me that they have voted to exclude the subject of religion. But how do I know what their religion is, an ...
As for types like my own, obscurely motivated by the conviction that our existence was worthless if we didn't make a turning point ...
I cannot accept the doctrine that in poetry there is a "suspension of belief." A poet must never make a statement simply because i ...
People who are having a love-sex relationship are continuously lying to each other because the very nature of the relationship dem ...
It is easier to make a saint out of a libertine than out of a prig.
A phoenix it is
This hearse that must bless
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Think of admitting the details of a single case of the criminal court into our thoughts, to stalk profanely through their very san ...
Merely to come into the world the heir of a fortune is not to be born, but to be still-born, rather. To be supported by the charit ...
It is remarkable what a value is still put upon wood even in this age and in this new country, a value more permanent and universa ...
... there were the hangers-on, students who became involved in the movement--any movement--because it was emotionally satisfying. ...
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