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A falcon, towering in her pride of place,
Was by a mousing owl hawked at and killed.
The Spirit of Place [does not] exert its full influence upon a newcomer until the old inhabitant is dead or absorbed. So America.. ...
Spirit of place! It is for this we travel, to surprise its subtlety; and where it is a strong and dominant angel, that place, seen ...
How difficult the task to quench the fire and the pride of private ambition, and to sacrifice ourselves and all our hopes and expe ...
He had not the least pride of birth and rank, that common narrow notion of little minds, that wretched mistaken succedaneum of mer ...
You must be respectful and assenting, but without being servile and abject. You must be frank, but without indiscretion, and close ...
While enclosed shopping malls suspended space, time, and weather, Disneyland went one step further and suspended reality. Any geog ...
The Democratic Party is like a mule. It has neither pride of ancestry nor hope of posterity.
... it is seldom a medical man has true religious views--there is too much pride of intellect.
I laugh at the lore and pride of man
At the sophist schools, and the learned clan;
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