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A little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to rest, and poverty will come upon you like a robber, and want, l ...
But a cultivated man becomes ashamed of his property, out of new respect for his nature. Especially he hates what he has if he see ...
While you have a thing it can be taken from you ... but when you give it, you have given it. No robber can take it from you. It is ...
The ant, who has toiled and dragged a crumb to his nest, will furiously defend the fruit of his labor, against whatever robber ass ...
Time! Joyless emblem of the greed
Of millions, robber of the best
Which earth can give ...
Death had his grudge against me, and he got up in the way, like an
armed robber, with a pike in his hand.
Inflation is as violent as a mugger, as frightening as an armed robber and as deadly as a hit man.
Suppose that I wish to deserve the title of "robber of remorse" and that I place in myself all [the townspeople's] repentence?
The shifting islands! who would not be willing that his house should be undermined by such a foe! The inhabitant of an island can ...
By avarice and selfishness, and a groveling habit, from which none of us is free, of regarding the soil as property, or the means ...
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