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And now comes John Barleycorn with the curse he lays upon the imaginative man who is lusty with life and desire to live.
When one man has reduced a fact of the imagination to be a fact to his understanding, I foresee that all men at length establish their lives on that basis.
I would fain say something, not so much concerning the Chinese and Sandwich Islanders as you who read these pages, who are said to live in New England; something about your condition, especially your outward condition or circumstances in this world, in this town, what it is, whether it is necessary that it be as bad as it is, whether it cannot be improved as well as not.
It was immaterial whether he was born or not born, whether he lived or ceased to live.
You must know," said Margolottte, when they were all seated together on the broad window-seat, "that my husband foolishly gave away all the Powder of Life he first made to old Mombi the Witch, who used to live in the Country of the Gillikins, to the north of here.
The first lot we tested on our Glass Cat, which not only began to live but has lived ever since.
To live only so as not to do evil and not to have to repent is not enough.
Pierre's modesty made him correct himself) "to live for others, only now have I understood all the happiness of life.
In our loins are the possibilities of millions of lives.
I've whispered never a word; for old fat Louis'll live the voyage out if the last mother's son of yez go to the fishes.
And according to the report of the messenger from the other world this was what the prophet said at the time: `Even for the last comer, if he chooses wisely and will live diligently, there is appointed a happy and not undesirable existence.
Thus shall we live dear to one another and to the gods, both while remaining here and when, like conquerors in the games who go round to gather gifts, we receive our reward.
You could not live among such people; you are stifled for want of an outlet toward something beautiful, great, or noble; you are irritated with these dull men and women, as a kind of population out of keeping with the earth on which they live,--with this rich plain where the great river flows forever onward, and links the small pulse of the old English town with the beatings of the world's mighty heart.
But it was too late; even then she had only a few hours to live.
Now I say that I know the meaning of my life: 'To live for God, for my soul.