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I have a sense of going my own way, and I don't really think much about whether it's going against the grain. I don't really want ...
Bold knaves thrive without one grain of sense,
But good men starve for want of impudence.
Putnam, you frighten them. And what frightens them they're against, one way or another.
Men look on knowledge which they learn--or might learn--from others as they do on the most beautiful structures which are not thei ...
However great a man's fear of life, suicide remains the courageous act, the clear-headed act of a mathematician. The suicide has j ...
Working for Warner Brothers is like fucking a porcupine: it's a hundred pricks against one.
The new American finds his challenge and his love in the traffic-choked streets, skies nested in smog, choking with the acids of i ...
We recognize caste in dogs because we rank ourselves by the familiar dog system, a ladderlike social arrangement wherein one indiv ...
At first I was nearly roasted out, for I lay against one side of the camp, and felt the heat reflected not only from the birch-bar ...
It is perfectly monstrous the way people go about nowadays saying things against one behind one's back that are absolutely and ent ...
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