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The work of Henry James has always seemed divisible by a simple dynastic arrangement into three reigns: James I, James II, and the ...
I reside at Table Mountain, and my name is Truthful James;
I am not up to small deceit, or any sinful games;
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The peace of God, which passeth all understanding.
The name of a successor is like the tolling of my own death-bell!
A custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful to the brain, dangerous to the lungs, and in the black, stinking fume ...
The state of monarchy is the supremest thing upon earth: for kings are not only God's Lieutenants upon earth, and sit upon God's t ...
Whosoever, in writing a modern history, shall follow truth too near the heels, it may haply strike out his teeth.
Give me my scallop-shell of quiet,
My staff of faith to walk upon,
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There's such divinity doth hedge a king
That treason can but peep to what it would,
Acts little of his will.
Gillian Taylor: You're from outer space?
James T. Kirk: No, I'm from Iowa; I work in outer space.
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