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Safe in their Alabaster Chambers--
Untouched by Morning
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Yet I'll not shed her blood,
Nor scar that whiter skin of hers than snow,
And smooth as monumental alabaster.
The more I live here in western Europe, the more I am impressed by the sense of decay;Mnot the graceful and dignified decay of an ...
Since the Greeks, Western man has believed that Being, all Being, is intelligible, that there is a reason for everything ... and t ...
He will watch you while you work, and always has a good word to say or a quip to snap at you to keep you cheered up, but when it c ...
The Persians are called the French of the East; we will call the Arabs Oriental Italians. A gifted noble people; a people of wild ...
... when the right of the individual is made sacred, when the image of God in human form, whether in marble or in clay, whether in ...
It is important to realize that determinism does not imply events occur in spite of our actions. Some events occur because we dete ...
So all that is said of the wise man by Stoic or Oriental or modern essayist, describes to each reader his own idea, describes his ...
Europe has always owed to oriental genius its divine impulses. What these holy bards said, all sane men found agreeable and true.
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