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Experience is never limited, and it is never complete; it is an immense sensibility, a kind of huge spider-web of the finest silke ...
The spider spinning his web for the unwary fly. The blood is the life, Mr. Renfield.
My faith
is a great weight
hung on a small wire,
as doth the spider
hang her baby on a thin web.
Why strew'st thou sugar on that bottled spider
Whose deadly web ensnareth thee about?
There's a cool web of language winds us in,
Retreat from too much joy or too much fear:
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"Will you walk into my parlor?" said the spider to the fly;
"'Tis the prettiest little parlor that ever you did spy.
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And now, dear little children, who may this story read,
To idle, silly, flattering words, I pray you ne'er give heed;
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A very little thing, a little worm,
Or hourglass-blazoned spider, it is said,
Can kill a tiger.
It's well
If God who holds you to the pit of hell,
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In every philosophical school, three thinkers succeed one another in the following way: the first produces out of himself the sap ...
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