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Quotation: Homer on life renewed

Men come and go as leaves year by year upon the trees. Those of autumn the wind sheds upon the ground, but when spring returns the forest buds forth with fresh vines.

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Today Quotation: Homer on war for pastime

Men grow tired of sleep, love, singing, and dancing sooner than war.

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