repose-fulness quotes

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My weary limbs are scarcely stretched for repose, before red dawn peeps into my chamber window, and the birds in the whispering le ...
A man who keeps a diary pays,
Due toll to many tedious days;
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Unbreachable the fort
Of the long-batter'd world uplifts its wall;
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The repose of sleep refreshes only the body. It rarely sets the soul at rest. The repose of the night does not belong to us. It is ...
Atheism..., that bugbear of women and fools, is the very top and perfection of free-thinking. It is the grand arcanum to which a t ...
Laziness. Unwarranted repose of manner in a person of low degree.
Like water, we are truest to our nature in repose.
Creation's blithe and petaled word
To the lounged goddess when she rose
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Sometimes these cogitations still amaze
The troubled midnight and the noon's repose.
Repose and cheerfulness are the badge of the gentleman,--repose in energy.
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