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Never tell me the odds.
I should prefer a Woman that is agreeable in my own Eye, and not deformed in that of the World, to a celebrated Beauty. If you mar ...
The new always happens against the overwhelming odds of statistical laws and their probability, which for all practical, everyday ...
Kitsch ... is one of the major categories of the modern object. Knick-knacks, rustic odds-and-ends, souvenirs, lampshades, and Afr ...
There is undoubtedly something religious about it: everyone believes that they are special, that they are chosen, that they have a ...
My friend let loose, and sneezed. The air carefully gathered itself together again, after being locally at odds with prevailing cl ...
a long shot at long odds, a black mare
By Hatred out of Envy by Despair.
A deep man believes in miracles, waits for them, believes in magic, believes that the orator will decompose his adversary; believe ...
If you criticize a fine genius, the odds are that you are out of your reckoning, and, instead of the poet, are censuring your own ...
I have for years been intrigued with the ways in which Jews and southerners are alike--stepchildren of an anguished history. From ...
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