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Fame sometimes hath created something out of nothing. She hath made whole countries more than nature ever did, especially near the ...
Far less brilliant, original, and versatile than the Greeks, the Romans were content to borrow most of their culture from them. Th ...
Today as in the time of Pliny and Columella, the hyacinth flourishes in Wales, the periwinkle in Illyria, the daisy on the ruins o ...
The cultivated apple tree was first introduced into this country by the earliest settlers, and is thought to do as well or better ...
If you would not be forgotten,
as soon as you are dead and rotten,
...
The master's eye is the best fertilizer.
Compassion and shame come over one who considers how precarious is the origin of the proudest of living beings: often the smell of ...
The only certainty is that nothing is certain.
Man is the only one that knows nothing, that can learn nothing without being taught. He can neither speak nor walk nor eat, and in ...
With a grain of salt.
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