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Philosophy can be compared to some powders that are so corrosive that, after they have eaten away the infected flesh of a wound, t ...
History is fond of her grandchildren, for it offers them the marrow of the bones, which the previous generation had hurt its hands ...
... when the right of the individual is made sacred, when the image of God in human form, whether in marble or in clay, whether in ...
I learned to make my mind large, as the universe is large, so that there is room for paradoxes. Petals are bone marrow; pearls com ...
My mother--preferring the strange to the tame:
Dove-note, bone marrow, deer dung,
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But the effort, the effort! And as the marrow is eaten out of a man's bones and the soul out of his belly, contending with the str ...
Oh literature, oh the glorious Art, how it preys upon the marrow in our bones. It scoops the stuffing out of us, and chucks us asi ...
The Cross, the Cross
Goes deeper in than we know,
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Death is someone you see very clearly with eyes in the center of your heart: eyes that see not by reacting to light, but by reacti ...
You must be wise, in order to sniff out and weigh these mighty books, and swift in the hunt and brave in the battle; then, by care ...
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