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Had we lived I should have had a tale to tell of the hardihood, endurance and courage of my companions which would have stirred th ...
Sit down before fact as a little child, be prepared to give up every preconceived notion, follow humbly wherever and to whatever a ...
I have nothing against the Queen of England. Even in my heart I never resented her for not being Jackie Kennedy. She is, to my min ...
History is a needle
for putting men asleep
anointed with the poison
Of all they want to keep.
Not a single man on earth knows from his own experience the how and where of his birth, only from tradition, which is often very u ...
For Jeremy, direct, unmediated experience was always hard to take in, always more or less disquieting. Life became safe, things as ...
The innocence of those who grind the faces of the poor, but refrain from pinching the bottoms of their neighbour's wives! The inno ...
Ignore death up to the last moment; then, when it can't be ignored any longer, have yourself squirted full of morphia and shuffle ...
Facts are ventriloquists' dummies. Sitting on a wise man's knee they may be made to utter words of wisdom; elsewhere, they say not ...
Industrial man--a sentient reciprocating engine having a fluctuating output, coupled to an iron wheel revolving with uniform veloc ...
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