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Shakespeare's name, you may depend on it, stands absurdly too high and will go down.
The farmer stands well on the world. Plain in manners as in dress, he would not shine in palaces; he is absolutely unknown and ina ...
The wise and just man will always feel that he stands on his own feet; that he imparts strength to the state, not receives securit ...
He is a strong man who can hold down his opinion. A man cannot utter two or three sentences, without disclosing to intelligent ear ...
To get into just those situations where sham virtues will not suffice, but rather where, as with the ropedancer on his rope, one e ...
Your mock saint who stands in a niche is not a woman if she have not suffered, still less a woman if she have not sinned. Fall at ...
For there is no friend like a sister
In calm or stormy weather;
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The swan's down feather,
That stands upon the swell at the full of tide,
And neither way inclines.
Here in the centre stands the glass. Light
Is the lion that comes down to drink. There
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In the cold morning the rested street stands up
To greet the clerk who saunters down the world.
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