Hervey Allen

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Hervey Allen

Each new generation is a fresh invasion of savages.More Hervey Allen [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Only the middle-aged have all their five senses in the keeping of their wits.More Hervey Allen [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The only time you really live fully is from thirty to sixty. The young are slaves to dreams; the old servants of regrets. Only the middle-aged have all their five senses in the keeping of their wits.More Hervey Allen [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Religions change; Beer and Wine remain.More Hervey Allen [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Only the middle-aged have all their five senses in the keeping of their wits.More Hervey Allen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The only time you really live fully is from thirty to sixty. The young are slaves to dreams; the old servants of regrets. Only the middle-aged have all their five senses in the keeping of their wits.More Hervey Allen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Southward, two mighty ranges of the Appalachians shouldered their way into the blue distance like tremendous caravans marching across eternity.More Hervey Allen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Each new generation is a fresh invasion of savages.More Hervey Allen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Here the Frenchman, Spaniard, and Englishman all passed, leaving each his legend; and a brilliant and more or less feudal civilization with its aristocracy and slaves has departed with the economic system upon which it rested.More Hervey Allen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In a continent but recently settled, many parts of which have as yet little historical or cultural background, the material for this volume has been gathered from a section that was one of the first to be colonized.More Hervey Allen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Legends are material to be moulded, and not facts to be recorded.More Hervey Allen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Local color has a fatal tendency to remain local; but it is also true that the universal often borders on the void.More Hervey Allen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Religions change; beer and wine remain.More Hervey Allen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Some of the shells brought my heart into my mouth; lying there waiting for them was intolerable. I was sure I was going to be blown to pieces.More Hervey Allen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Between the villages of Aubiere and Romagnat in the ancient Province of Auvergne there is an old road that comes suddenly over the top of a high hill. To stand south of this ridge looking up at the highway flowing over the skyline is to receive one of those irrefutable impressions from landscape which requires more than a philosopher to explain. In this case it is undoubtedly, for some reason, one of exalted expectation.More Hervey Allen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Local color has a fatal tendency to remain local; but it is also true that the universal often borders on the voidMore Hervey Allen [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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