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I never saw any people who appeared to live so much without amusement as the Cincinnatians.... Were it not for the churches,... I ...
Business is, emphatically, the amusement of Americans, and, to be in keeping with their character, every thing written for their a ...
To a man of pleasure every moment appears to be lost, which partakes not of the vivacity of amusement.
Mrs. Powlett was at once expensively nakedly dress'd; we have
had the satisfaction of estimating her Lace & her Muslin; & she
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What doubts, what hypotheses, what labyrinths of amusement, what fields of disputation, what an ocean of false learning, may be av ...
When men consider the great pains, industry, and parts, that have, for so many ages, been laid out on the cultivation and advancem ...
The boatswain's mate was very sedate,
Yet fond of amusement, too;
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I am not of the opinion generally entertained in this country [England], that man lives by Greek and Latin alone; that is, by know ...
A foreign minister, I will maintain it, can never be a good man of business if he is not an agreeable man of pleasure too. Half hi ...
Cultivate the habit of thinking ahead, and of anticipating the necessary and immediate consequences of all your actions.... Likewi ...
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