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Scholars who become politicians are usually assigned the comic role of having to be the good conscience of state policy.
Wooing, wedding, and repenting, is as a Scotch jig, a measure, and a cinquepace; the first suit is hot and hasty, like a Scotch ji ...
Today, more than ever before, American capital is seeking investment in foreign countries, and American products are more and more ...
... so large a portion of those who hold much capital, instead of using their various advantages for the greatest good of those ar ...
It is better to have the power of self-protection than to depend on any man, whether he be the Governor in his chair of State, or ...
Men are apt to mistake, or at least to seem to mistake, their own talents, in hopes, perhaps, of misleading others to allow them t ...
War is regarded as nothing but the continuation of state policy with other means.
I was not content to believe in a personal devil and serve him, in the ordinary sense of the word. I wanted to get hold of him per ...
A multitude of little superfluous precautions engender here a population of deputies and sub-officials, each of whom acquits himse ...
Heads of state are notoriously ill prepared for their mature careers; think of Adolf Hitler (landscape painter), Ho Chi Minh (seam ...
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