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Paris is the city in which one loves to live. Sometimes I think this is because it is the only city in the world where you can ste ...
Seine and Piave are silver spoons,
But the spoonbowl-metal is thin and worn,
It tosses up our losses, the torn seine,
The shattered lobster pot, the broken oar
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When the weather is bad as it was yesterday, everybody, almost everybody, feels cross and gloomy. Our thin linen tents--about like ...
We camped about two miles below Nicketow, on the south side of the West Branch, covering with fresh twigs the withered bed of a fo ...
One never gets to know a person's character better than by watching his behavior during decisive moments.... It is always only dan ...
But, in history, practical usefulness never determines the moral value of an achievement. Only the person who increases the knowle ...
Heroic ages are not and never were sentimental and those daring conquistadores who conquered entire worlds for their Spain or Port ...
Decisive inventions and discoveries always are initiated by an intellectual or moral stimulus as their actual motivating force, bu ...
When it looks at great accomplishments, the world, bent on simplifying its images, likes best to look at the dramatic, picturesque ...
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