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The first year was like icing.
Then the cake started to show through.
I turn over a new leaf every day. But the blots show through.
The Taylor and the Painter often contribute to the Success of a Tragedy more than the Poet. Scenes affect ordinary Minds as much a ...
The great advantages of simulation and dissimulation are three. First to lay asleep opposition and to surprise. For where a man's ...
I feel so useless. Here I am nearly halfway through life, and what have I done?... I have nothing to show for all my years.
A generation which has passed through the shop has absorbed standards and ambitions which are not of those of spaciousness, and ca ...
America's two most important intellectual forebears are conceivably Franklin and Emerson. Franklin, however, makes us a little une ...
Unfortunately, nearly all the "sights" in America fall under the head of conditions. Hollywood, Reno, the sharecroppers' homes in ...
As siblings we were inextricably bound, even though our connections were loose and frayed.... And each time we met, we discovered ...
My Vanquisher, spoild of his vanted spoile;
Death his deaths wound shall then receive, & stoop
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