Benedict XIV quotes

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[Corneille] was inspired by Roman authors and Roman spirit, Racine with delicacy by the polished court of Louis XIV.
The only thing that one really knows about human nature is that it changes. Change is the one quality we can predicate of it. The ...
The forest of Compiegne. Look at it. Like a kind grandmother dozing in her rocking chair. Old trees practicing curtsies in the win ...
Time and I against any two.
It is true, that a little Philosophy inclineth Mans Minde to Atheisme; But depth in Philosophy, bringeth Mens Mindes about to Reli ...
The adequate study of culture, our own and those on the opposite side of the globe, can press on to fulfillment only as we learn t ...
... oh, I long to prove myself by writing! The best seems to die in me when I give it up. It is the self I love--not this efficien ...
Our national experience in Americanizing millions of Europeans whose chief wish was to become Americans has been a heady wine whic ...
We have not the motive to prepare ourselves for a "life-work" of teaching, of social work--we know that we would lay it down with ...
The happiest excitement in life is to be convinced that one is fighting for all one is worth on behalf of some clearly seen and de ...
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