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I am a parcel of vain strivings tied
By a chance bond together,
You've strung your breasts
with a rattling rope of pearls,
Ah! How neatly tied, in these people, is the umbilical cord of morality! Since they left their mothers they have never sinned, hav ...
The Chief Defect of Henry King
Was chewing little bits of String.
The possibilities of the art of combination are not infinite, but they tend to be frightful. The Greeks engendered the chimera, a ...
Between a sign and the thing it signifies there is the fixed, determined relationship of cause and effect. We see this in the case ...
I prefer tongue-tied knowledge to ignorant loquacity.
We are more tied to our faults than to our virtues.
A fretful temper will divide
The closest knot that may be tied,
But wonder at a greater wonder, for to us
Created nature doth these things subdue,
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