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Whenever any skeptic or bigot claims to be heard on the question of intellect and morals, we ask if he is familiar with the books ...
The society would permit no books of fiction in its collection because the town fathers believed that fiction 'worketh abomination ...
Homosexuality is assuredly no advantage, but it is nothing to be ashamed of, no vice, no degradation; it cannot be classified as a ...
We naturally remembered Alexander Henry's Adventures here, as a sort of classic among books of American travel.... He is a travele ...
Our books of science, as they improve in accuracy, are in danger of losing the freshness and vigor and readiness to appreciate the ...
Books of natural history aim commonly to be hasty schedules, or inventories of God's property, by some clerk. They do not in the l ...
It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations.... The quotations, when engraved upon the memory, give you g ...
Our instructed vagrancy, which has hardly time to linger by the hedgerows, but runs away early to the tropics, and is at home with ...
Proverbs, like the sacred books of each nation, are the sanctuary of the intuitions. That which the droning world, chained to appe ...
A sure proportion of rogue and dunce finds its way into every school and requires a cruel share of time, and the gentle teacher, w ...
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