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Because the Muses never knew their pains.
They boast their peasants' pipes, but peasants now
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New York, you are an Egypt! But an Egypt turned inside out. For she erected pyramids of slavery to death, and you erect pyramids o ...
Gossip is a sort of smoke that comes from the dirty tobacco-pipes of those who diffuse it: it proves nothing but the bad taste of ...
They were pipes of pagan mirth,
And the world had found new terms of worth.
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I know the wayes of learning; both the head
And pipes that feed the presse, and make it runne;
What men or gods are these? What maidens loth?
What mad pursuit? What struggle to escape?
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Heard melodies are sweet, but those unheard
Are sweeter; therefore, ye soft pipes, play on;
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Unless you are political or intellectual, events like the Depression are seen as personal events. We thought of the Depression as ...
Do we write books so that they shall merely be read? Don't we also write them for employment in the household? For one that is rea ...
Blind mouths! that scarce themselves know how to hold
A sheephook, or have learn'd ought else the least
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