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We read poetry because the poets, like ourselves, have been haunted by the inescapable tyranny of time and death; have suffered th ...
Still they stood,
A great wave from it going over them,
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At sixty I look back on a life of deep disappointments, of withered hopes, of unlooked for suffering, of severe discipline.
A heavy sentence, my most sovereign liege,
And all unlooked-for from Your Highness' mouth.
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For the Lord thy God is a jealous God among you.
Nevertheless, in the Lord woman is not independent of man or man independent of woman. For just as woman came from man, so man com ...
Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends.
Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do.
After this manner therefore pray ye: Our Father which art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done in e ...
Reputation is not of enough value to sacrifice character for it.
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