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I am aghast to find myself in such a position of power over two other people. Their father and I have them in thrall simply by hav ...
So unrecorded did it slip away,
So blind was I to see and to foresee,
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On a day--alack the day--
Love, whose month is ever May,
Spied a blossom passing fair
Playing in the wanton air.
There's no man may look upon her, no man,
As when newly grown to be a woman,
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Experience cannot be transferred. We may give wise advice, but we cannot give wisdom to follow it.
The female sex have long been the acknowledged possessors of a sort of mental quickness and intellectual acumen, or rather sharpne ...
I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.
Although its growth may seem to have been slow, it is to be remembered that it is not a shrub, or plant, to shoot up in the summer ...
Art has always been this--pure interrogation, rhetorical question less the rhetoric--whatever else it may have been obliged by soc ...
What is passion? It is surely the becoming of a person. Are we not, for most of our lives, marking time? Most of our being is at r ...
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