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In most cases a favorite writer is more with us in his book than he ever could have been in the flesh; since, being a writer, he i ...
An academic dialect is perfected when its terms are hard to understand and refer only to one another.
Dust fanned in scraped puffs from the earth
Between his arms, and blood turned his face inside out,
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Whatever we inherit from the fortunate
We have taken from the defeated
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Though nature be ever so generous, yet can she not make a hero alone. Fortune must contribute her part too; and till both concur, ...
The purifying, healing influence of literature, the dissipating of passions by knowledge and the written word, literature as the p ...
For the mother who has opted to stay home, the question remains: Having perfected her role as a caretaker, can she abdicate contro ...
The monk in hiding himself from the world becomes not less than himself, not less of a person, but more of a person, more truly an ...
The woman is perfected.
Her dead
Body wears the smile of accomplishment.
We have much studied and much perfected, of late, the great civilized invention of the division of labour; only we give it a false ...
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