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No speed of wind or water rushing by
But you have speed far greater.
Two such as you with such a master speed
Cannot be parted nor be swept away
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My demon,
too often undressed,
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Oh demon within,
I am afraid and seldom put my hand up
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Demon come forth,
even if it be God I call forth
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For certain minutes at the least
That crafty demon and that loud beast
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I call demonic the restlessness which is innate and essential in every human being ... (that which) drives one beyond one's limits ...
Excessive speed gets one nowhere.
Measured by any standard known to science--by horse-power, calories, volts, mass in any shape,--the tension and vibration and volu ...
As he grew accustomed to the great gallery of machines, he began to feel the forty-foot dynamos as a moral force, much as the earl ...
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