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So much of truth, only under an ancient obsolete vesture, but the spirit of it still true, do I find in the Paganism of old nation ...
We do not like some things, and the hero
doesn't; deviating head-stones
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Next we come to the bronchial buster, or the man (it is usually a man) who, being in the throes of a terrific throat and tube trou ...
The function of the hero in art is to inspire the reader or spectator to continue in the same spirit from where he, the hero, leav ...
Celebrity-worship and hero-worship should not be confused. Yet we confuse them every day, and by doing so we come dangerously clos ...
Nelson's famous signal before the Battle of Trafalgar was not: "England expects that every man will be a hero." It said: "England ...
I sing, not arms and the hero, but the philosophic man: he who seeks in contemplation to discover the inner will of the world, in ...
Think of him,--of his rare qualities!--such a man as it takes ages to make, and ages to understand; no mock hero, nor the represen ...
On the whole, my respect for my fellow-men, except as one may outweigh a million, is not being increased these days.... Such do no ...
A man who has at length found something to do will not need to get a new suit to do it in; for him the old will do, that has lain ...
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