wing-tip quotes

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When words reach the tip of your tongue, hold back half of them.
The evils of mortals are manifold; nowhere is trouble of the same wing seen.
The purity of today will invest us like a breeze,
Only be hard, spare, ironical: something one can
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Updike was the first to take the penile sensorium under the wing of elaborate metaphorical prose.
No Raven's wing can stretch the flight so far
As the torn bandrols of Napoleon's war.
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Language is a skin: I rub my language against the other. It is as if I had words instead of fingers, or fingers at the tip of my w ...
With sweet May dews my wings were wet,
And Phoebus fir'd my vocal rage;
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Song, like a wing, tears through my breast, my side,
And madness chooses out my voice again,
Again.
Yet the day wears,
And door succeeds door;
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The year's at the spring
And day's at the morn;
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