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The Hill We Climb
— Amanda Gorman
When day comes, we ask ourselves where can we find light in this never ending shade? The loss we carry, a sea we must wade. We braved the belly of the b...
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Egotist
— Ambrose Bierce
Megaceph, chosen to serve the State In the halls of legislative debate, One day with his credentials came To the capitol's door and announced his name. ...
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One's Self I Sing
— Walt Whitman
ONE'S-SELF I sing--a simple, separate Person; Yet utter the word Democratic, the word En-masse. Of Physiology from top to toe I sing; Not ...
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Penniwit, the Artist
— Edgar Lee Masters
I lost my patronage in Spoon River From trying to put my mind in the camera To catch the soul of the person. The very best picture I ever took Was of Ju...
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Courage
— George Chapman
Give me a spirit that on this life's rough sea Loves to have his sails filled with a lusty wind Even till his sailyards tremble, his masts crack, And hi...
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Spinning
— Robert curran
Pinwheels are color going round Spinning wheels make clothes without a sound Dj’s spin records when they play them on the air But when my head spins I b...
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Maud Muller
— John Greenleaf Whittier
Maud Muller on a summer's day Raked the meadow sweet with hay. Beneath her torn hat glowed the wealth Of simple beauty and rustic health. Singing,...
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An Essay on Man: Epistle II
— Alexander Pope
I. Know then thyself, presume not God to scan; The proper study of mankind is man. Plac'd on this isthmus of a middle state, A being darkly wise, an...
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Ulster
— Rudyard Kipling
("Their webs shall not become garments, neither shall they cover themselves with their works: their works are works of inquity and the act of violence i...
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Karen
— Celia Thaxter
At her low quaint wheel she sits to spin, Deftly drawing the long, light rolls Of carded wool through her finders thin, By the fireside at the Isles of ...
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Sacred And Profane Love
— Alfred Austin
In the dark shadow of the windless pines Whose gloomy glory lines the obsequies Of the gaunt Claudian Aqueduct along The lone Campagna to sepulchral Rom...
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M'Fingal - Canto II
— John Trumbull
The Sun, who never stops to dine, Two hours had pass'd the mid-way line, And driving at his usual rate, Lash'd on his downward car of state. And now exp...
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Cadenus And Vanessa
— Jonathan Swift
THE shepherds and the nymphs were seen Pleading before the Cyprian Queen. The counsel for the fair began Accusing the false creature, man. The brief wit...
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Gallio's Song
— Rudyard Kipling
And Gallio cared for none of these things. -- Acts xviii. 17 All day long to the judgment-seat The crazed Provincials drew-- All day long at their rule...
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An Anatomy Of The World...
— John Donne
When that rich soul which to her heaven is gone, Whom all do celebrate, who know they have one (For who is sure he hath a soul, unless It...
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Crispus Attucks
— John Boyle O'Reilly
WHERE shall we seek for a hero, and where shall we find a story? Our laurels are wreathed for conquest, our songs for completed glory. But we honor a sh...
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M'Fingal - Canto III
— John Trumbull
Now warm with ministerial ire, Fierce sallied forth our loyal 'Squire, And on his striding steps attends His desperate clan of Tory friends. When sudden...
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Preparatory Meditations - First Series: 38
— Edward Taylor
(I John 2:1. An Advocate with the Father) Oh! What a thing is man? Lord, who am I? That Thou shouldest give him law (Oh! golden line) To regulate his t...
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Poetic Review of THE CULT OF INFORMATION of Theodore Roszak
— Mohammad Badri
By: Mohammad Badri Fasten your seatbelts friends . . . it’s about time . . .! World is cruising beyond the light . . . . . The conqueror is information...
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Nice article - but why call TV "Vernacular television?" I thought you'd refer to Latin as that...
— Nobody Nose
A return to public diplomacy? 0Save Syria’s ongoing deadly civil war, Iran’s nuclear weapons program, and a renewed focus to resolve the Israeli-Palesti...
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The Female of the Species
— Rudyard Kipling
When the Himalayan peasant meets the he-bear in his pride, He shouts to scare the monster who will often turn aside. But the she-bear thus accosted rend...
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Sonnet: England in 1819
— Percy Bysshe Shelley
An old, mad, blind, despised, and dying king,-- Princes, the dregs of their dull race, who flow Through public scorn,--mud from a muddy spring,-- Rulers...
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Cackle
— Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis
Oh, my brothers do not wrangle. When the sweets of office dangle At a most inviting angle Be polite. In the legislative struggle, When in office sa...
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Great Are The Myths
— Walt Whitman
GREAT are the myths--I too delight in them; Great are Adam and Eve--I too look back and accept them; Great the risen and fallen nations, and t...
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Tact
— Ralph Waldo Emerson
What boots it, thy virtue, What profit thy parts, While one thing thou lackest, The art of all arts! The only credentials, Passport to success, Opens ca...
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