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I always consider the settlement of America with reverence and wonder, as the opening of a grand scene and design in providence, f ...
Writing is to descend like a miner to the depths of the mine with a lamp on your forehead, a light whose dubious brightness falsif ...
The sun cares nothing for illumination.
Your pier-glass or extensive surface of polished steel ... will be minutely and multitudinously scratched in all directions; but p ...
Mankind have such a deep stake in inward illumination, that there is much to be said by the hermit or monk in defence of his life ...
He uses statistics as a drunken man uses lamp-posts--for support rather than illumination.
Avrum was there in the audience, I believe, in Berkeley on the afternoon in 1941 when, in conformity with the law subsequently enu ...
Simile and Metaphor differ only in degree of stylistic refinement. The Simile, in which a comparison is made directly between two ...
We talk of civilizing the Indian, but that is not the name for his improvement. By the wary independence and aloofness of his fore ...
There has always been the same amount of light in the world. The new and missing stars, the comets and eclipses, do not affect the ...
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