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I went to a literary gathering once.... The place was filled with people who looked as if they had been scraped up out of drains. ...
You yourself
Are much condemned to have an itching palm,
To sell and mart your offices for gold
To undeservers.
All things are sold: the very light of Heaven
Is venal; earth's unsparing gifts of love,
...
It is a wise tune that knows its own father, and I like my music to be the legitimate offspring of respectable parents.
She was so propre and sweete and likerous,
I dar wel sayn, if she hadde been a mous,
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If you tie a horse to a stake, do you expect he will grow fat? If you pen an Indian up on a small spot of earth, and compel him to ...
"Hear me," he said to the white commander. "I am tired. My heart is sick and sad. Our chiefs are dead; the little children are fre ...
In former years it was said that at three o'clock in the afternoon all sober persons were rounded up and herded off the grounds, a ...
An action is an aim of the subject, and it is his agency too which executes this aim: unless the subject were in this way even in ...
The world leans on us. When we sag, the whole world seems to droop.
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