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Having behind us the producing masses of this nation and the world, supported by the commercial interests, the labor interests, an ...
...I remembered the rose bush that had reached a thorny branch out through the ragged fence, and caught my dress, detaining me whe ...
Conventionality is not morality. Self-righteousness is not religion. To attack the first is not to assail the last. To pluck the m ...
No one can understand Paris and its history who does not understand that its fierceness is the balance and justification of its fr ...
Self-inflicted misery smirks under its crown of thorns.
Man was born to live with his fellow human beings. Separate him, isolate him, his character will go bad, a thousand ridiculous aff ...
Sovran of beauty! like the spray she grows,
Compassed she is with thorns and cankered bower.
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Mothers often are too easily intimidated by their children's negative reactions...When the child cries or is unhappy, the mother r ...
I gather roses from thorns, gold from the earth, the pearl from the oyster.
Had there been no difficulties and no thorns in the way, then man would have been in his primitive state and no progress made in c ...
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