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That celebrated,
Cultivated
Underrated
Nobleman,
The Duke of Plaza-Toro!
If Thought is capable of being classed with Electricity, or Will with chemical affinity, as a mode of motion, it seems necessary t ...
There are four classes of idols which beset men's minds. To these for distinction's sake I have assigned names--calling the first ...
FROM his shoulder Hiawatha
Took the camera of rosewood,
...
Polarized light showed the secret architecture of bodies; and when the second-sight of the mind is opened, now one color or form o ...
Motion or change, and identity or rest, are the first and second secrets of nature: Motion and Rest. The whole code of her laws ma ...
That very knowing,
Overflowing,
Easygoing
Paladin,
The Duke of Plaza-Toro!
Who knows but we may count among our intellectual chickens
Like them an Earl of Thackeray and p'raps a Duke of
Dickens--
I am not liked as a President by the politicians in office, in the press, or in Congress. But I am content to abide the judgment-- ...
The general review of the past tends to satisfy me with my political life. No man, I suppose, ever came up to his ideal. The first ...
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