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Remote and ineffectual Don
That dared attack my Chesterton.
Side by side with the Marxists of the northern cities, flourishing in the same situation and starting from the same premise, there ...
It is sometimes necessary to lie damnably in the interests of the nation.
Most Americans are born drunk, and really require a little wine or beer to sober them. They have a sort of permanent intoxication ...
The average man votes below himself; he votes with half a mind or a hundredth part of one. A man ought to vote with the whole of h ...
People accuse journalism of being too personal; but to me it has always seemed far too impersonal. It is charged with tearing away ...
An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered.
Among the Very Rich you will never find a really generous man, even by accident. They may give their money away, but they will nev ...
For your God of dream or devil
You will answer, not to me.
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Once I planned to write a book of poems entirely about the things in my pocket. But I found it would be too long; and the age of t ...
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