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Crosby's fans talk about how "relaxed" he was, how "natural," how "casual and easygoing." By the time Presley began causing sensat ...
The more simply we look at ticklish questions, the more placid will be our lives and relationships.
Tolerance is a placid contempt.
People who are born even-tempered, placid and untroubled--secure from violent passions or temptations to evil--those who have neve ...
Ignorance is the first requisite of the historian--ignorance, which simplifies and clarifies, which selects and omits, with a plac ...
If I weren't reasonably placid, I don't think I could cope with this sort of life. To be a diva, you've got to be absolutely like ...
We thus worked our way up this river, gradually adjusting our thoughts to novelties, beholding from its placid bosom a new nature ...
Gradually the village murmur subsided, and we seemed to be embarked on the placid current of our dreams, floating from past to fut ...
The ocean is but a larger lake. At midsummer you may sometimes see a strip of glassy smoothness on it, a few rods in width and man ...
Soon after John's death I listened to a music-box, and if, at any time, that event had seemed inconsistent with the beauty and har ...
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