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Admiral. That part of a warship which does the talking while the figurehead does the thinking.
It is now time to stop and to ask ourselves the question which my last commanding officer, Admiral Hyman Rickover, asked me and ev ...
For a hundred and fifty years, in the pasture of dead horses,
roots of pine trees pushed through the pale curves of your ribs
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My desire is that your office [the New York Customhouse] shall be conducted on strictly business principles.... In making appointm ...
As a man-of-war that sails through the sea, so this earth that sails through the air. We mortals are all on board a fast-sailing, ...
The nearest the modern general or admiral comes to a small-arms encounter of any sort is at a duck hunt in the company of corporat ...
In this country it is a good thing to kill an admiral from time to time to encourage the others.
Experience has shown that the trade of the East is the key to national wealth and influence.
There are very many characteristics which go into making a model civil servant. Prominent among them are probity, industry, good s ...
I trust the time is nigh when, with the universal assent of civilized people, all international differences shall be determined wi ...
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