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It is one of those distinctions which is obvious, without being sharp or clear. It is obvious, and remains obvious, to every norma ...
I once heard of a murderer who propped his two victims up against a chess board in sporting attitudes and was able to get as far a ...
I never knew anyone yet who got up at six who did anything more useful between that time and breakfast than banging a tennis ball ...
Knowledge of Rome must be physical, sweated into the system, worked up into the brain through the thinning shoe-leather.... When i ...
You can't stand up against me. You haven't got the strength. You'll do as I say. I demand that you give up this man. I demand that ...
Once one's up against it, the precise manner of one's death has obviously small importance.
Truth indeed rather alleviates than hurts, and will always bear up against falsehood, as oil does above water.
I abide by a rule concerning reviews: I will never ask, neither in writing nor in person, that a word be put in about my book.... ...
"... You could sit there with the stains on your shoes
Of the fresh earth from your own baby's grave
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When all this is over, you know what I'm going to do? I'm gonna get married, gonna have about six kids. I'll line 'em up against t ...
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