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It is a pleasure to stand upon the shore, and to see ships tossed upon the sea: a pleasure to stand in the window of a castle, and ...
The true gardener then brushes over the ground with slow and gentle hand, to liberate a space for breath round some favourite; but ...
I dug my cellar in the side of a hill sloping to the south, where a woodchuck had formerly dug his burrow, down through sumach and ...
To a man of pleasure every moment appears to be lost, which partakes not of the vivacity of amusement.
Pleasure is continually disappointed, reduced, deflated, in favor of strong, noble values: Truth, Death, Progress, Struggle, Joy, ...
The Heart asks Pleasure--first--
And then--Excuse from Pain--
Massa's in de cold, cold ground.
If we could sniff or swallow something that would, for five or six hours each day, abolish our solitude as individuals, atone us w ...
Speed, it seems to me, provides the one genuinely modern pleasure.
To stand on common ground
here and there gritty with pebbles
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