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There are two great unknown forces to-day, electricity and woman, but men can reckon much better on electricity than they can on w ...
O black and unknown bards of long ago, How came your lips to touch the sacred fire?
Unknown love
Is as bitter a thing
As the maiden-lily
I traveled among unknown men,
In lands beyond the sea;
Nor, England! did I know till then
What love I bore to thee.
I travelled among unknown men,
In lands beyond the sea;
...
The Woman had once been supreme; in France she still seemed potent, not merely as a sentiment but as a force; why was she unknown ...
... laws haven't the slightest interest for me--except in the world of science, in which they are always changing; or in the world ...
The caged bird sings
with a fearful trill
...
There exists a black kingdom which the eyes of man avoid because its landscape fails signally to flatter them. This darkness, whic ...
The belief that politics can be scientific must inevitably produce tyrannies. Politics cannot be a science, because in politics th ...
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