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Backward and forward, eternity is the same; already we have been the nothing we dread to be.
If we love-and-serve an ideal we reach backward in time to its inception and forward to its consummation. To grow is sometimes to ...
When one makes a Revolution, one cannot mark time; one must always go forward--or go back. He who now talks about the "freedom of ...
I hope to "stand firm" enough to not go backward, and yet not go forward fast enough to wreck the country's cause.
...I remembered the rose bush that had reached a thorny branch out through the ragged fence, and caught my dress, detaining me whe ...
All that is necessary to do with this drink is to place it in an open saucer on the window sill and inhale deeply from across the ...
The Past is dead, and has no resurrection; but the Future is endowed with such a life, that it lives to us even in anticipation. T ...
All men are possible heroes: every age,
Heroic in proportions, double-faced,
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A man of sense only trifles with them, plays with them, humours and flatters them, as he does with a sprightly and forward child; ...
Women are only children of a larger growth.... A man of sense only trifles with them, plays with them, humours and flatters them, ...
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