membranous-labyrinth quotes

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...I feel anxious for the fate of our monarchy, or democracy, or whatever is to take place. I soon get lost in a labyrinth of perp ...
In the labyrinth of a difficult text, we find unmarked forks in the path, detours, blind alleys, loops that deliver us back to our ...
"Babylon," exclaimed Rolf, who had to look down again and again at this net of shimmering strings of beads, this skein of light, t ...
The vast majority of individual termites, belonging to the most highly evolved species, never leave their crowded fortress city, c ...
Underneath Day's azure eyes,
Ocean's nursling, Venice lies,--
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This city is neither a jungle nor the moon.... In long shot: a cosmic smudge, a conglomerate of bleeding energies. Close up, it is ...
Even beyond their deaths, the two novelists stand in contrariety. Tolstoy, the foremost heir to the traditions of the epic; Dostoe ...
But here's a haughtier text,
The labyrinth of her days
That her own strangeness perplexed....
And haughtier-headed Burke that proved the State a tree,
That this unconquerable labyrinth of the birds, century after centur
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A man in his own secret meditation
Is lost amid the labyrinth that he has made
In art or politics....
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