wilfrid scawen blunt quotes

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Devouring Time, blunt thou the lion's paws,
And make the earth devour her own sweet brood;
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An old man, sir, and his wits are not so blunt as, God help, I would desire they were; but, in faith, honest as the skin between h ...
A clumsy fool claims his knife is blunt.
Bitches are aggressive, assertive, domineering, overbearing, strong-minded, spiteful, hostile, direct, blunt, candid, obnoxious, t ...
... even I am growing accustomed to slavery; so much so that I cease to think of its accursed influence and calmly eat from the ha ...
For although memories, of a season, for example,
Melt into a single snapshot, one cannot guard, treasure
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Men of genius are not quick judges of character. Deep thinking and high imagining blunt that trivial instinct by which you and I s ...
Give me the keys. I feel for the common chord again,
Sliding by semi-tones till I sink to a minor,--yes,
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Danger lies in the writer becoming the victim of his own exaggeration, losing the exact notion of sincerity, and in the end coming ...
A blunt statement can be as false as any other.
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