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Firmness yclept in heroes, kings and seamen,
That is, when they succeed; but greatly blamed
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My friend had a brilliant idea. This impressed me. It reflected an immense deal of credit on his brain. But when he expressed it, ...
An ideologue may be defined as a mad intellectual. He is not interested in ideas, but--almost the exact contrary--in one idea. Whe ...
There are two tendencies in all our war talk.... The first is to boast, if not of ourselves and our deeds, at least of our army, o ...
I am blamed for the pardon of [Ezra Hervey] Heywood, convicted in Boston of sending obscene matter through the mails. A man guilty ...
When I could not see the light with my blind eyes, I blamed not my eyes, but the sun.
BOSWELL. "I have often blamed myself, Sir, for not feeling for others as sensibly as many say they do." JOHNSON. "Sir, don't be du ...
I certainly know that if the war fails, the administration fails, and that I will be blamed for it, whether I deserve it or not. A ...
We do not raise our children alone.... Our children are also raised by every peer, institution, and family with which they come in ...
Till now, society has protected the adult and blamed the victim. It has been abetted in its blindness by theories, still in keepin ...
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