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We gladly put antiquity above our age but not posterity. Only a father doesn't begrudge his son's talent.
To appreciate present conditions
collate them with those of antiquity.
This mesa plain had an appearance of great antiquity, and of incompleteness; as if, with all the materials for world-making assemb ...
Wealth, howsoever got, in England makes
Lords of mechanics, gentlemen of rakes;
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All inquiry into antiquity, all curiosity respecting the Pyramids, the excavated cities, Stonehenge, the Ohio Circles, Mexico, Mem ...
Twenty thousand thieves landed at Hastings. These founders of the House of Lords were greedy and ferocious dragoons, sons of greed ...
The university must be retrospective. The gale that gives direction to the vanes on all its towers blows out of antiquity.
It is an unscrupulous intellect that does not pay to antiquity its due reverence.
A little skill in antiquity inclines a man to Popery. But depth in that study brings him about again to our religion.
The Greeks were the classicists of antiquity and they are still today the preeminent classicists. What marked all they did, the cl ...
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