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I have never been able to accept the two great laws of humanity--that you're always being suppressed if you're inspired and always ...
'Tis said that courage is common, but the immense esteem in which it is held proves it to be rare. Animal resistance, the instinct ...
I have never wished to cater to the crowd; for what I know they do not approve, and what they approve I do not know.
But the body fails us and the mirror knows, and we no longer insist that the gray hush be carried off its surface by the cloth, fo ...
London ... remains a man's city where New York is chiefly a woman's. London has whole streets that cater to men's wants. It has it ...
I shall not bring an automobile with me. These inventions infest France almost as much as Bloomer cycling costumes, but they make ...
What a vast fraternity it is,--that of 'Hearts that Ache.' For the last three months it has seemed to me as though all society wer ...
To my fancy, one looks back on life, it has only two responsibilities, which include all the others: one is the bringing of new li ...
In the history of the United States, there is no continuity at all. You can cut through it anywhere and nothing on this side of th ...
My favorite figure of the American author is that of a man who breeds a favorite dog, which he throws into the Mississippi River f ...
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