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Thou art a toilsome mole, or less,
A moving mist;
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The female sex have long been the acknowledged possessors of a sort of mental quickness and intellectual acumen, or rather sharpne ...
At last, on Monday the 16th of May, when I was sitting in Mr. Davies's back-parlour, after having drunk tea with him and Mrs. Davi ...
Run fast, stand still. This, the lesson from lizards. For all writers. Observe almost any survival creature, you see the same. Jum ...
She [Evelina] is a little angel!... Her face and person answer my most refined ideas of complete beauty.... She has the same gentl ...
Quickness comes from long sustained effort after rightness, and comes unsought. It never comes from effort after quickness.
Many were the wit-combates betwixt him and Ben Jonson, which two I behold like a Spanish great Gallion, and an English man of War; ...
The great leading distinction between writing and speaking is, that more time is allowed for the one than the other, and hence dif ...
Blake is very much like Beethoven in his artistic independence and universality. Like Beethoven, he is a pioneer Romantic of that ...
our nerve filaments twitch with its presence
day and night,
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