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Second-rate knowledge, and middling talents, carry a man farther at courts, and in the busy part of the world, than superior knowl ...
The greatest dangers have their allurements, if the want of success is likely to be attended with a degree of glory. Middling dang ...
Art for art's sake? I should think so, and more so than ever at the present time. It is the one orderly product which our middling ...
Many exceedingly rich men are unhappy, but many middling circumstances are fortunate.
What a vast advantage has a speech over a written composition. Men are imposed upon by voice and gesture, and by all that is condu ...
To be interested in the changing seasons is, in this middling zone, a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spr ...
I heard what was said of the universe,
Heard it and heard it of several thousand years;
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I shall state silences more competently than ever a better man spangled the butterflies of vertigo.
He moved with the shades of the dead and the dead-born and the unborn and the never-to-be-born, in a Limbo purged of desire.
In the umbra, the tunnel, when the mind went wombtomb, then it was real thought and real living, living thought.
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