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The good displeases us when we are not up to it.
If you are ambitious of climbing up to the difficult, and in a manner inaccessible, summit of the Temple of Fame, your surest way ...
... up to this date, I have never been shut up in a separate room, or hedged off with any observances. My study, all the study I h ...
The event combined with
Beams leading up to it for the look of force adapted to the wiser
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Musicians are seldom unemotional; a woman who could sing like that must know how to love indeed.
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Success and failure on the public level never mattered much to me, in fact I feel more at home with the latter, having breathed de ...
There are two kinds of men, and only two, and that young man is one kind. He is high-minded, he is pure, he's the kind of man that ...
All children's books are about ideals. Adult fiction sets out to portray and then explain the world as it really is; books for chi ...
Whoever sincerely believes that elevated and distant goals are as little use to man as a cow, that "all of our problems" come from ...
Whenever I go to an opera, I leave my sense and reason at the door with my half guinea, and deliver myself up to my eyes and my ea ...
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