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The university must be retrospective. The gale that gives direction to the vanes on all its towers blows out of antiquity.
Even such is man, whose borrowed light
Is straight called in, and paid to night.
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Absence cools moderate passions, and inflames violent ones; just as the wind blows out candles, but kindles fires.
Nobody in this army thinks of giving up to Rebels their fugitive slaves. Union men might perhaps be differently dealt with--probab ...
The great leading distinction between writing and speaking is, that more time is allowed for the one than the other, and hence dif ...
The art of invective resembles the art of boxing. Very few fights are won with the straight left. It is too obvious, and it can be ...
The art of writing, like the art of love, runs all the way from a kind of routine hard to distinguish from piling bricks to a kind ...
Hereabouts our Indian told us at length the story of their contention with the priest respecting schools. He thought a great deal ...
If ye had not plowed with my heifer, ye had not found out my riddle.
I felt more than ever the necessity of my mission. But I went home out of spirits, I hardly know why. I must work by myself all li ...
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