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It is normal to give away a little of one's life in order not to lose it all.
In order to swim one takes off all one's clothes--in order to aspire to the truth one must undress in a far more inward sense, div ...
It is superstitious to put one's hopes in formalities, but arrogant to refuse to submit to them.
... any men who would give up the law-making power to women in order to remedy existing evils, would surely be those most ready to ...
It is said that Mirabeau took to highway robbery "to ascertain what degree of resolution was necessary in order to place one's sel ...
I never saw love as luck, as that gift from the gods which put everything else in place, and allowed you to succeed. No, I saw lov ...
FROM his shoulder Hiawatha
Took the camera of rosewood,
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In order to prove a friend to one's guests, frugality must reign in one's meals; and, according to an ancient saying, one must eat ...
They ought to put out the eyes of painters as they do goldfinches in order that they can sing better.
He had killed and put to earth so many that his sword broke in two. At length he thought to himself that that was enough massacrin ...
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