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What do we want with this vast and worthless area, of this region of savages and wild beasts, of deserts, of shifting sands and wh ...
Scandal begins when the police put a stop to it.
This we know: the earth does not belong to man; man belongs to the earth. This we know. All things are connected like the blood wh ...
We are hedged about, we think, by accident and circumstance; now we creep as in a dream, and now again we run, as if there were a ...
A cold and searching wind drives away all contagion, and nothing can withstand it but what has a virtue in it, and accordingly, wh ...
What a man needs in gardening is a cast-iron back, with a hinge in it.
When she could hide him no longer she got a papyrus basket for him, and plastered it with bitumen and pitch; she put the child in ...
In going where you have to go, and doing what you have to do, and seeing what you have to see, you dull and blunt the instrument y ...
Without the Empire we should be tossed like a cork in the cross current of world politics. It is at once our sword and our shield.
Laughter not time destroyed my voice
And put that crack in it,
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