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We have had many harbingers and forerunners; but of a purely spiritual life, history has afforded no example. I mean we have yet n ...
The extrovert and introvert, the realist and idealist, the scientist and philosopher, the man who found himself by refinding his l ...
There is a history in all men's lives,
Figuring the natures of the times deceased,
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The reason I do not spend my days in despair and my nights in hopeless weeping simply is that I am in love with my own ruin. I the ...
Had Dr. Johnson written his own life, in conformity with the opinion which he has given, that every man's life may be best written ...
Throughout the history of commercial life nobody has ever quite liked the commission man. His function is too vague, his presence ...
I think that the heroism which at this day would make on us the impression of Epaminondas and Phocion must be that of a domestic c ...
What is the foundation of that interest all men feel in Greek history, letters, art and poetry, in all its periods from the Heroic ...
There never has been a time in our history when work was so abundant or when wages were as high, whether measured by the currency ...
... not only do ... women suffer ... indignities in daily life, but the literature of the world proclaims their inferiority and di ...
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