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The huge black clock hand is still at rest but is on the point of making its once-a-minute gesture; that resilient jolt will set a ...
I'd like to catch him--uh--see him sometime when no one's around.
Her mind is inferior to that of man, and we know that it requires the strongest of minds to become a good politician.... She has n ...
Wynken and Blynken are two little eyes,
And Nod is a little head,
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Writing is like getting married. One should never commit oneself until one is amazed at one's luck.
To choose one's victims, to prepare one's plan minutely, to slake an implacable vengeance, and then to go to bed ... there is noth ...
When a subject is highly controversial ... one cannot hope to tell the truth. One can only show how one came to hold whatever opin ...
Of all illusions in the world, the most universally received is the concern for reputation and glory, which we espouse even to the ...
Beware the dead. And hail them. They teach you drunkenness.
You have your own place to drink. Hail and beware them, when they
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The feet of the rats
scribble on the doorsills;
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