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Write to the point: say immediately what you want to say most, even if it doesn't "come first." There are three reasons for doing ...
For a novel addressed by a man to men and women of full age; which attempts to deal unaffectedly with the fret and fever, derision ...
A computer does not think, it feels nothing, and what it is said to "know"--bits of information all cast in the digital mode--has ...
Humbly to ask a favour of people who are on the point of knocking your brains out sometimes produces good results.
[I] delivered the Introduction of it to Baldwin, that I might say my book was at if not in the press on New Year's Day.
Down the blue night the unending columns press
In noiseless tumult, break and wave and flow,
Wit is a lean creature with sharp inquiring nose, whereas humor has a kindly eye and a comfortable girth. Wit, if it be necessary, ...
be a while our guests:
For stars, gaze on our eyes.
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I press not to the quire, nor dare I greet
The holy place with my unhallowed feet;
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Flee from the press and dwell with soothfastness;
Suffice unto thy good though it be small,
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