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The subject of sex is a remarkable one, since, though its phenomena concern us so much, both directly and indirectly, and, sooner ...
A cow does not know how much milk it has until the milkman starts working on it. Then it looks round in surprise and sees the pail ...
And what avails it that science has come to treat space and time as simply forms of thought, and the material world as hypothetica ...
It must not be thought that the cowardly feeling of caution and uneasy self-preservation is innate in the English character. It is ...
The poet conveys his thoughts in festive solemnity on the carriage of rhythm: usually because they are unable to walk on their own ...
Thoughts are the shadows of our feelings--always darker, emptier, simpler than they are.
We cannot even reproduce our thoughts entirely in words.
It may offend us to hear our own thoughts expressed by others: we are not sure enough of their souls.
These sweet thoughts do even refresh my labors.
Come, you spirits
That tend on mortal thoughts, unsex me here,
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