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You blind guides! You strain out a gnat but swallow a camel!
Words strain,
Crack and sometimes break, under the burden,
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Three metamorphoses of the spirit I relate to you: how the spirit becomes a camel; and the camel, a lion; and the lion, finally, a ...
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 will cut the head off my baby and swallow it if it will make Bush lose.
There are women in middle life, whose days are crowded with practical duties, physical strain, and moral responsibility ... they f ...
'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 ...
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, ...
Men, my dear, are very queer animals, a mixture of horse- nervousness, ass-stubbornness, and camel-malice--with an angel bobbing a ...
The Good of man is the active exercise of his soul's faculties in conformity with excellence or virtue.... Moreover this activity ...
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