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Where we such clusters had,
As made us nobly wild, not mad;
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And my youth comes back to me.
And a verse of a Lapland song
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A great biography should, like the close of a great drama, leave behind it a feeling of serenity. We collect into a small bunch th ...
Some animals, especially domesticated animals, are extremely susceptible to signs. A dog will react to the slightest change in the ...
Our senses perceive no extreme. Too much sound deafens us; too much light dazzles us; too great distance or proximity hinders our ...
The only privilege literature deserves--and this privilege it requires in order to exist--is the privilege of being in the arena o ...
In love, a verse of Mimnermus has more power than one of Homer.
[T]here is a Wit for Discourse, and a Wit for Writing. The Easiness and Familiarity of the first, is not to savour in the least of ...
For the discerning intellect of Man,
When wedded to this goodly universe
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Discretion of speech is more than eloquence, and to speak agreeably to him with whom we deal is more than to speak in good words, ...
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