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The British are a self-distrustful, diffident people, agreeing with alacrity that they are neither successful nor clever, and only ...
We stood talking for some time together of Bishop Berkeley's ingenious sophistry to prove the non-existence of matter, and that ev ...
I honor most those to whom I show least honor; and where my soul moves with great alacrity, I forget the proper steps of ceremony.
The principal difference between childhood and the stages of life into which it invariably dissolves is that as children we occupy ...
I have not that alacrity of spirit
Nor cheer of mind that I was wont to have.
Climbing the bole of the tree, a man clings with all his arms and legs, and lays hold of every knob and sliver. When he mounts amo ...
This American government,--what is it but a tradition, though a recent one, endeavoring to transmit itself unimpaired to posterity ...
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