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    In Italy for thirty years under the Borgias, they had warfare, terror, murder, and bloodshed, but they produced Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, and the Renaissance. In Switzerland, they had brotherly love, they had five hundred years of democracy and peace, and what did that produce? The cuckoo clock.

    August 10, 2018 by 5|\/|l73 in Literature  ID#:648144
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    Everyone has their own destiny, but not everyone makes a choice to follow it, But I'm lucky I did"

    July 8, 2018 by Lucky✒Santangelo in Literature  ID#:647014
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    Calligraphy, a spiritual art that has been forgotten in favor of an emotionless keyboard.

    July 6, 2018 by Anonymous in Literature  ID#:646909
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    Thunder is the sound of One Hand clapping. I like to think of it as God's Applause, because God never says on the other hand.

    June 1, 2018 by eathian in Literature  ID#:646252
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    The problem with defending the purity of the English language is that English is about as pure as a cribhouse whore. We don't just borrow words; on occasion, English has pursued other languages down alleyways to beat them unconscious and rifle their pockets for new vocabulary.

    March 16, 2018 by aschrage in Literature  ID#:645214
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    Go wisely and slowly. Those who rush stumble and fall.

    March 4, 2018 by log in Literature  ID#:645054
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    When a critic considers leaves of grass, the first thing that comes to mind is an imperfect lawn.

    January 26, 2018 by eathian in Literature  ID#:644491
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    An epigram is writing that is too sententious to fit into paragraphs.

    January 20, 2018 by eathian in Literature  ID#:644390
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    Words are a vow with Eternity. Writing is merely a commitment to paper.

    January 11, 2018 by eathian in Literature  ID#:644124
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    Every good quotation is a summary of a great book in one sentence.

    January 9, 2018 by eathian in Literature  ID#:644090