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Addison DeWitt: Your next move, it seems to me, should be toward television.
Miss Caswell: Tell me this. Do they have auditio
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Addison writes with the ease of a gentleman. His readers fancy that a wise and accomplished companion is talking to them; so that ...
Immortal glories in my mind revive,
And in my soul a thousand passions strive,
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We envy not the warmer clime, that lies
In ten degrees of more indulgent skies,
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With regard to donations always expect the most from prudent people, who keep their own accounts.
The utmost extent of man's knowledge, is to know that he knows nothing.
The important question is not, what will yield to man a few scattered pleasures, but what will render his life happy on the whole ...
There is not any present moment that is unconnected with some future one. The life of every man is a continued chain of incidents, ...
The unjustifiable severity of a parent is loaded with this aggravation, that those whom he injures are always in his sight.
For wheresoe'er I turn my ravished eyes,
Gay gilded scenes and shining prospects rise,
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