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Though there are some disagreeable things in Venice there is nothing so disagreeable as the visitors.
Today the two cities seem to stand in contrast to each another. Florence has become a bustling and vital modern city. Whilst it ma ...
This was Venice, the flattering and suspect beauty--this city, half fairy tale and half tourist trap, in whose insalubrious air th ...
A wholly materialistic city is nothing but a dream incarnate. Venice is the world's unconscious, a miser's glittering hoard, guard ...
Gratiano speaks an infinite deal of nothing, more than any man in all Venice. His reasons are as two grains of wheat hid in two bu ...
I hate him for he is a Christian;
But more, for that in low simplicity
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Eternal Venice sinking by degrees
Into the very water that she lights;
My beautiful, my own
My only Venice--this is breath! Thy breeze
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Venice is like eating an entire box of chocolate liqueurs at one go.
Civilization is an active deposit which is formed by the combustion of the Present with the Past. Neither in countries without a P ...
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