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When the Wife of Hector, in Homer's Iliads [sic], discourses with her Husband about the Battel [sic] in which he was going to enga ...
Other countries drink to get drunk, and this is accepted by everyone; in France, drunkenness is a consequence, never an intention. ...
The end of all stories, even if the writer forebears to mention it, is death, which is where time stops short. Sheherezade knew th ...
I think this journal will be disadvantageous for me, for I spend my time now like a spider spinning my own entrails.
The spider spinning his web for the unwary fly. The blood is the life, Mr. Renfield.
I claim that in losing the spinning wheel we lost our left lung. We are, therefore, suffering from galloping consumption. The rest ...
The most sensible people to be met with in society are men of business and of the world, who argue from what they see and know, in ...
Cranks live by theory, not by pure desire. They want votes, peace, nuts, liberty, and spinning-looms not because they love these t ...
To sum up:
1. The cosmos is a gigantic fly-wheel making 10,000 revolutions a minute.
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"Reason is an exception in me, too," said Zarathustra: "Chaos and necessity and spinning stars--that is also the rule in the wises ...
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