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Old fools are babes again, and must be used
With checks as flatteries.
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 ...
Procrastination and impatience form a system of checks and balances.
I never spoke with God
Nor visited in Heaven--
Yet certain am I of the spot
As if the Checks were given--
As every man is hunted by his own daemon, vexed by his own disease, this checks all his activity.
As we refine, our checks become finer. If we rise to spiritual culture, the antagonism takes a spiritual form.
It is the delight of vulgar talent to dazzle and to bind the beholder. But true genius seeks to defend us from itself. True genius ...
Whar have you been for the last three year
That you haven't heard folks tell
...
The dignity and stability of government in all its branches, the morals of the people, and every blessing of society, depend so mu ...
A majority, held in restraint by constitutional checks, and limitations, and always changing easily, with deliberate changes of po ...
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