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We are no longer in a state of growth; we are in a state of excess. We are living in a society of excrescence.... The boil is grow ...
Life is infinitely stranger than anything which the mind of man could invent. We would not dare to conceive the things which are r ...
The structure of a jazz performance is, like that of the New York skyline, a tension of cross-purposes. In jazz at its characteris ...
Moral sensibilities are nowadays at such cross-purposes that to one man a morality is proved by its utility, while to another its ...
The Red Cross in its nature, it aims and purposes, and consequently, its methods, is unlike any other organization in the country. ...
Most people can swim a narrow river. Water is an alien element, but with labor we can force ourselves through it. A good swimmer c ...
Although its growth may seem to have been slow, it is to be remembered that it is not a shrub, or plant, to shoot up in the summer ...
There is a mountain in the distant West
That, sun-defying, in its deep ravines
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Ride a cock-horse to Banbury-Cross,
To see an old woman get up on her horse.
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Christopher Cross: You shouldn't be alone in the street so late at night.
Kitty March: I was coming home from work.
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