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Grant me thirty years of equal division of inheritances and a free press, and I will provide you with a republic.
For my part, I have no hesitation in saying that although the American woman never leaves her domestic sphere and is in some respe ...
The best laws cannot make a constitution work in spite of morals; morals can turn the worst laws to advantage. That is a commonpla ...
What is most important for democracy is not that great fortunes should not exist, but that great fortunes should not remain in the ...
By and large the literature of a democracy will never exhibit the order, regularity, skill, and art characteristic of aristocratic ...
In no other country in the world is the love of property keener or more alert than in the United States, and nowhere else does the ...
An American cannot converse, but he can discuss, and his talk falls into a dissertation. He speaks to you as if he was addressing ...
In America the majority raises formidable barriers around the liberty of opinion; within these barriers an author may write what h ...
However energetically society in general may strive to make all the citizens equal and alike, the personal pride of each individua ...
In America a woman loses her independence for ever in the bonds of matrimony. While there is less constraint on girls there than a ...
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