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In youth the human body drew me and was the object of my secret and natural dreams. but body after body has taken away from me that sensual phosphorescence which my youth delighted in. within me is no disturbing interplay now, but only the steady currents of adaptation and of sympathy.
- Haniel Long


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Quotation I believe we are still so innocent. The species are still so innocent that a person who is apt to be murdered believes that the murderer, just before he puts the final wrench on his throat, will have enough compassion to give him one sweet cup of water. - writer
Quotation The Third World is not a reality but an ideology. - writer
Quotation Precious gems are profoundly buried in the earth and can only be extracted at the expense of great labor. - writer
Quotation Time rushes toward us with its hospital tray of infinitely varied narcotics, even while it is preparing us for its inevitably fatal operation. - writer
Quotation No man can love freedom heartily, but good men; tbc rest lovc not freedom, but licence. - writer
Quotation We don't know one-millionth of one percent about anything. - writer