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It's a very odd thing--
As odd as can be--
That whatever Miss T. eats
Turns into Miss T.;
Et Saint Apollinaire, raide et ascétique,
Vieille usine désaffectée de Dieu, tient encore
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Je célébrai mon jour de fête
Dans une oasis d'Afrique
Vêtu d'une peau de girafe.
C'est à Paris que je me coiffe
Casque noir de jemenfoutiste.
How often must I repeat, that I know or am conscious of my own being; and that I myself am not my ideas, but somewhat else, a thin ...
Whatever pretended causes we may blame our afflictions upon, it is often nothing but self-interest and vanity that produce them.
A government deriving its energy from the will of the society, and operating, by the reason of its measures, on the understanding ...
[Montesquieu] lifted the veil from the venerable errors which enslaved opinion, and pointed the way to those luminous truths of wh ...
Whoever regards human beings as a herd and flees them as swiftly as he can will no doubt be overtaken by them and impaled on their ...
In France, and at the most important period of our history, Catherine de' Medici has suffered more from popular error than any oth ...
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