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To tame a tiger one has to know its nature.
From cradle to grave this problem of running order through chaos, direction through space, discipline through freedom, unity throu ...
Where a multitude of men breathed joy and woe
Long ago;
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Leave this hypocritical prating about the masses. Masses are rude, lame, unmade, pernicious in their demands and influence, and ne ...
It is long ere we discover how rich we are. Our history, we are sure, is quite tame: we have nothing to write, nothing to infer. B ...
O ruddier than the cherry,
O sweeter than the berry,
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Drink not the third glass, which thou canst not tame,
When once it is within thee.
Enthusiasm, being the infirmity of bold and ambitious tempers, is naturally accompanied with a spirit of liberty; as superstition, ...
I fancy it must be the quantity of animal food eaten by the English which renders their character insusceptible of civilisation. I ...
My mother--preferring the strange to the tame:
Dove-note, bone marrow, deer dung,
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