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Opinion is like a pendulum and obeys the same law. If it goes past the centre of gravity on one side, it must go a like distance o ...
Time, force, and death
Do to this body what extremes you can,
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If a man desireth the office of a bishop, he desireth a good work. A bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one wife, vigil ...
My idea is that the world outside--the so-called modern world--can only pervert and degrade the conceptions of the primitive insti ...
To live and die amongst foreigners may seem less absurd than to live persecuted or tortured by one's fellow countrymen.... But to ...
The heart of Paris is like nothing so much as the unending interior of a house. Buildings become furniture, courtyards become carp ...
Religion is the centre which unites, and the cement which connects the several parts of members of the political body.
His mind resembled the vast amphitheatre, the Colisæum at Rome. In the centre stood his judgement, which, like a mighty gladiator ...
Yet the day wears,
And door succeeds door;
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When we can drain the Ocean into mill-ponds, and bottle up the Force of Gravity, to be sold by retail, in gas jars; then may we ho ...
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