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Nothing is to be compared to the misery of being bound
without Love, bound to one, & preferring another. That is a
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One of the most important findings to come out of our research is that being where you want to be is good for you. We found a very ...
It would be enough for me to have the system of a jury of twelve versus the system of one judge as a basis for preferring the U.S. ...
We try not to have ideas, preferring accidents. To create, you must empty yourself of every artistic thought.
My mother--preferring the strange to the tame:
Dove-note, bone marrow, deer dung,
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Homosexuality was invented by a straight world dealing with its own bisexuality. But finding this difficult, and preferring not to ...
A good man often appears gauche simply because he does not take advantage of the myriad mean little chances of making himself look ...
If the essence of cynicism consists in preferring nature to art, virtue to beauty and science; in not bothering about the letter o ...
His character as one of the fathers of the English language would alone make his works important, even those which have little poe ...
From my experience with wild apples, I can understand that there may be reason for a savage's preferring many kinds of food which ...
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