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He has no resolution, he shrinks from pain or labour in any of its shapes. His very attitude bespeaks this: he never straightens h ...
The learned professors have been at considerable pains in their attempts to make a distinction between tools and implements on the ...
Living toys are something novel,
But it soon wears off somehow.
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Their looks show that they're for it:
Ash hair, toad hands, prune face dried into lines
How can they ignore it?
When I say artist I don't mean in the narrow sense of the word--but the man who is building things--creating molding the earth--wh ...
Lena Aysgarth: Johnnie, there's going to be no more borrowing.
Johnnie Aysgarth: Well, what else is there to do?
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Pile the bodies high at Austerlitz and Waterloo.
Shovel them under and let me work--
I am the grass; I cover all.
There's no more faith in thee than in a stewed prune.
In many places the road was in that condition called repaired, having just been whittled into the required semicylindrical form wi ...
Whether you like it or not, history is on our side. We will bury you.
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