tortoise brooch quotes

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The Lord wrote it all down on the little slate
Of the baby tortoise.
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Don't ever wear artistic jewelry; it wrecks a woman's reputation.
There's plunder--where?
Tankard, or spoon,
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If anyone should be asked, what is the subject wherein color or weight inheres, he would have nothing to say but, the solid and ex ...
The first requirement of politics is not intellect or stamina but patience. Politics is a very long run game and the tortoise will ...
Now, if the principle of toleration were once admitted into classical education--if it were admitted that the great object is to r ...
It is not easy to make our lives respectable by any course of activity. We must repeatedly withdraw into our shells of thought, li ...
Soon after the Indian houses came in sight, but I could not at first tell my companion which of two or three large white ones was ...
In almost all climes the tortoise and the frog are among the precursors and heralds of this season, and birds fly with song and gl ...
The Hindoos dreamed that the earth rested on an elephant, and the elephant on a tortoise, and the tortoise on a serpent; and thoug ...
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