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We can't afford the wrath of Heaven. We survived a deluge by the skin of our teeth, but an economic crisis would be disastrous.
I've never forgotten for long at a time that living is struggle. I know that every good and excellent thing in the world stands mo ...
...I have escaped by the skin of my teeth.
We saw Thee in Thy balmy nest,
Young Dawn of our Eternal Day!
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In economics, we borrowed from the Bourbons; in foreign policy, we drew on themes fashioned by the nomad warriors of the Eurasian ...
A special feature of the structure of our book is the monstrous but perfectly organic part that eavesdropping plays in it.
The people we keep standing in the anteroom of our favor either start fermenting or turn sour.
My heart laments that virtue cannot live
Out of the teeth of emulation.
All partisan movements add to the fullness of our understanding of society as a whole. They never detract; or, in any case, one mu ...
To me, the black black woman is our essential mother--the blacker she is the more us she is--and to see the hatred that is turned ...
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