Author: Nike (---.126.254.80.donpac.ru)
Date: 01-23-06 12:55
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It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness.
I never drink coffee at lunch. I find it keeps me awake for the afternoon.
Mortal lovers must not try to remain at the first step; for lasting passion is the dream of a harlot and from it we wake in
C. S. Lewis, \'The Pilgrim\'s Regress\'
I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to
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architecture, navigation, commerce, and agriculture, in order to give
their children a right to study painting, poetry, music, architecture,
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John Adams, 2nd U.S. President 1735-1826