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Poetry is the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings: it takes its origin from emotion recollected in tranquility.
Shakespeare is, essentially, the emanation of the Renaissance. The overflow of his fame on the Continent in later years was but the sequel of the flood of the Renaissance in Western Europe. He was the child of that great movement, and marks its height as it penetrated the North with civilization.
George Edward Woodberry
An overflow of good converts to bad.
The cause of justice is the cause of humanity. Its advocates should overflow with universal good will. We should love this cause, for it conduces to the general happiness of mankind.
Some of the overflow audience actually sat on the stage.
Purring would seem to be, in her case, an automatic safety valve device for dealing with happiness overflow.
Dog - a kind of additional or subsidiary Deity designed to catch the overflow and surplus of the world's worship.
It was an absurd theory that by cutting taxes you would increase government revenues, because the growth of the economy would create an overflow of taxes that would fall into the government coffers.
During one new moon at perigee, I stood on high ground, watching salt ponds overflow, cover the beach, and meet the ocean. Because the moon was invisible, the water was black as it drowned the sand, and the event felt primal - which in fact it was, because it was nature.
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