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Here in the country it is only a few idle boys or loafers that go a-fishing on a rainy day; but there it appeared as if every able ...
A village seems thus, where its able-bodied men are all plowing the ocean together, as a common field. In North Truro the women an ...
To tell the truth, I saw an advertisement for able-bodied seamen, when I was a boy, sauntering in my native port, and as soon as I ...
There isn't any symbolism. The sea is the sea. The old man is an old man. The boy is a boy and the fish is a fish. The shark are a ...
Hebraism contains no eternal realm of essence, which Greek philosophy was to fabricate, through Plato, as affording the intellectu ...
In private life he was good-natured, chearful, social; inelegant in his manners, loose in his morals. He had a coarse, strong wit, ...
In the course of the world, a man must very often put on an easy, frank countenance, upon very disagreeable occasions; he must see ...
Truth, but not the whole truth, must be the invariable principle of every man who hath either religion, honour, or prudence. Those ...
Spirit is now a very fashionable word: to act with Spirit, to speak with Spirit, means only to act rashly, and to talk indiscreetl ...
It is a great advantage for any man to be able to talk or hear, neither ignorantly nor absurdly, upon any subject; for I have know ...
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