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A Journey to the Moon PossibleBut suppose withal that he could fly as fast and as long as the swiftest bird...
CynicusBut tell me, don't you consider extravagance a vice?
De Rerum Natura (The Nature of Things)And while the sun revolved through the sky for many lustres, men lived their life after the roving fashion of the beasts.
Epistulae MoralesBut however excelling and guileless their life, the men of that time were not wise men...
In Derision of a Country LifeIf these are comforts for a wife / Defend, defend me from a country life.
Nichomachean EthicsBut if happiness consists in activity in accordance with virtue...
PhaedraI think the first life nature poured in human mold was touched by the divine and lived like this...
Satires - The Town and Country MouseMy friend, what's the fun living here, eking it out on the edge of a precipitous forest?
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The BeatitudesBlessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
The Cistercian OrderThey never leave the cloister but for the purpose of labour, nor do they ever speak...
'The Country Life'; 'His Content in the Country'Sweet as the blossoms of the Vine...
The Lotos EatersSurely, surely, slumber is more sweet than toil...
The Monastic IdealThe richer you may be in the poor lucre of this world, the more miserably lacking you are in true riches.
The New AtlantisThe end of our foundation is the knowledge of causes...
UtopiaIn no victory do they glory so much as in that which is gained by dexterity and good conduct without bloodshed.

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