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I ask myself: what are my views on death, the next world, God? I look into my mind and discover I am too much of a mannikin to hav ...
I speak for an art ... weary of its puny exploits, weary of pretending to be able, of being able, of doing a little better the sam ...
We are a puny and fickle folk. Avarice, hesitation, and following are our diseases.
Science, which cuts its way through the muddy pond of daily life without mingling with it, casts its wealth to right and left, but ...
My dreams have become puny with the reality my life has become.
I felt puny and absurd, a ludicrous midget. Easy enough to talk of soul and spirit and essential worth, but not when you're three ...
Is not the king's name twenty thousand names?
Arm, arm, my name! A puny subject strikes
At thy great glory.
The theories and speculations of men concern us more than their puny accomplishment. It is with a certain coldness and languor tha ...
It was a mossy swamp, which it required the long legs of a moose to traverse, and it is very likely that we scared some of them in ...
Thus it appears that the sweltering inhabitants of Charleston and New Orleans, of Madras and Bombay and Calcutta, drink at my well ...
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