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Down in the street there are ice-cream parlors to go to
And the pavement is a nice, bluish slate-gray. People laugh a lot.
Instead of feeling a poverty when we encounter a great man, let us treat the new comer like a travelling geologist, who passes thr ...
The book of Nature is the book of Fate. She turns the gigantic pages,--leaf after leaf,--never returning one. One leaf she lays do ...
The Lord wrote it all down on the little slate
Of the baby tortoise.
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Right, like a well-done sum.
A clean slate, with your own face on.
If men at forty will be painting lakes
The ephemeral blues must merge for them in one,
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There is no release
In a bodkin or disease,
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As soon as tradition has come to be recognized as tradition, it is dead.
Fathers and mothers have lost the idea that the highest aspiration they might have for their children is for them to be wise ... s ...
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