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The statue of Freedom has not been cast yet, the furnace is hot, we can all still burn our fingers.
As long as our civilization is essentially one of property, of fences, of exclusiveness, it will be mocked by delusions. Our riche ...
Late hours, nocturnal cigars, and midnight drinkings, pleasurable though they may be, consume too quickly the free-flowing lamps o ...
We shall achingcold be here
Not singing.
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The genius of Byron, which appeared at the beginning of this century, is like a funeral torch sculptured on our cradles.
That food nourishes, sleep refreshes, and fire warms us; that to sow in the seed-time is the way to reap in the harvest, and, in g ...
Money indeed may be considered as the most universal and expressive of all languages. For gold and silver coins are no more money ...
When love ends, we cry out against destiny. When friendship ends, we cry out against our friend.
In our rhythm of earthly life we tire of light. We are glad when the day ends, when the play ends; and ecstasy is too much pain.
The spirit of our American radicalism is destructive and aimless; it is not loving; it has no ulterior and divine ends; but is des ...
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