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'What is truth?' said jesting Pilate, and would not stay for an answer. Pilate was in advance of his time. For 'truth' itself is a ...
At 20 a man is a peacock, at 30 a lion, at 40 a camel, at 50 a serpent, at 60 a dog, at 70 an ape, and at 80 nothing.
You blind guides! You strain out a gnat but swallow a camel!
The Irish are often nervous about having the appropriate face for the occasion. They have to be happy at weddings, which is a stra ...
We went on, feeding the hungry, giving drink to the thirsty, clothing the soldier, binding up his wounds, harboring the stranger, ...
The only trouble here is they won't let us study enough. They are so afraid we shall break down and you know the reputation of the ...
I am more and more convinced that man is a dangerous creature; and that power, whether vested in many or a few, is ever grasping, ...
A daydream is a meal at which images are eaten. Some of us are gourmets, some gourmands, and a good many take their images precook ...
I am come, young ladies, in a very moralizing strain, to observe that our pleasures of this world are always to be for, and that w ...
Alas, alas for Hamelin!
There came into many a burgher's pate
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