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Old Nestor--whose wit was mouldy ere your grandsires had nails on their toes.
So little are the Homeric heroes presented as developing or having developed, that most of them--Nestor, Agamemnon, Achilles--appe ...
Aeneas. 'Tis the old Nestor.
Hector. Let me embrace thee, good old chronicle,
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I hope you ain't going to blow up my boat, Mr. Johnson. Like my wife, she's not much, but she's all I have.
The beast exists because it is stronger than the thing that you call evolution. In it is some force of life, a demon, driving it t ...
The man's an M.D., like you. He's entitled to his opinion. Or do you want me to charge him with confusing a country doctor?
History, Stephen said, is a nightmare from which I am trying to awake.
I do hate a proud man as I hate the engendering of toads.
In the reproof of chance
Lies the true proof of men.
Let us, like merchants, show our foulest wares,
And think perchance they'll sell; if not,
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