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I have known a number of Don Juans who were good studs and who cavorted between the sheets without a psychiatrist to guide them. B ...
All over Harlem, Negro boys and girls are growing into stunted maturity, trying desperately to find a place to stand; and the wond ...
Pleasure is the rock which most young people split upon; they launch out with crowded sails in quest of it, but without a compass ...
Give me the critic bred in Nature's school,
Who neither talks by rote, nor thinks by rule;
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The world is a strange place for a playhouse to stand within it.
It is a pleasure to stand upon the shore, and to see ships tossed upon the sea: a pleasure to stand in the window of a castle, and ...
The wheels and springs of man are all set to the hypothesis of the permanence of nature. We are not built like a ship to be tossed ...
Nothing is so foolish, they say, as for a man to stand for office and woo the crowd to win its vote, buy its support with presents ...
No, in your rural letter box
I leave this note without a stamp
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Frankly, these days, without a theory to go with it, I can't see a painting.
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