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I should consent to breed under pressure, if I were convinced in any way of the reasonableness of reproducing the species. But my ...
When you suffer an attack of nerves you're being attacked by the nervous system. What chance has a man got against a system?
Man torturing man is a fiend beyond description. You turn a corner in the dark and there he is. You congeal into a bundle of inani ...
He holds the wire from this box of nerves
Praising the moral error
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From an old ruined fort on Staten Island, I have loved to watch all day some vessel whose name I had read in the morning through t ...
The ferry here took us past the Indian island. As we left the shore, I observed a short, shabby, washerwoman-looking Indian,--they ...
A critic is a bundle of biases held loosely together by a sense of taste.
It is at the same time by poetry and through poetry, by and through music, that the soul glimpses the splendors found behind the t ...
Your well-tempered guiding effort keeps your adventurous, enthusiastic, active ever-learning toddler from becoming passive, docile ...
Life is a series of diminishments. Each cessation of an activity either from choice or some other variety of infirmity is a death, ...
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