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I was losing interest in politics, when the repeal of the Missouri Compromise aroused me again. What I have done since then is pre ...
Slavery is founded in the selfishness of man's nature--opposition to it, is [in?] his love of justice.... Repeal the Missouri comp ...
But it chanced the other day that I scented a white water- lily.... It is the emblem of purity.... What confirmation of our hopes ...
They're two good old friends of mine. I call them Constitution and The Bill of Rights. A most dependable team for long journeys. T ...
Disunion and civil war are at hand; and yet I fear disunion and war less than compromise. We can recover from them. The free State ...
Then they seen it, the old Missouri River shinin' in the moon and across it the lights of St. Louis.
The theatre is a gross art, built in sweeps and over-emphasis. Compromise is its second name.
You and your spouse should consider the arguments you have, not as calamities in the history of your child's development, but as o ...
Habit is a compromise effected between an individual and his environment.
Compromise. Such an adjustment of conflicting interests as gives each adversary the satisfaction of thinking he has got what he ou ...
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