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OUR Latin books in motly row,
Invite us to our task--
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Meek young men grow up in libraries, believing it their duty to accept the views which Cicero, which Locke, which Bacon, have give ...
For words are wise men's counters, they do but reckon by them; but they are the money of fools, that value them by the authority o ...
Far less brilliant, original, and versatile than the Greeks, the Romans were content to borrow most of their culture from them. Th ...
In the years of the Roman Republic, before the Christian era, Roman education was meant to produce those character traits that wou ...
Emerson said that the "scholar is man thinking." Had Southerners of that era taken seriously the famous lecture entitled "The Amer ...
You ask what makes me sigh, old friend,
What makes me shudder so?
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It does not disturb me that those whom I pardon are said to have deserted me so that
they might again bring war against me. I
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There's no sauce in the world like hunger.
Nothing is so difficult to believe that oratory cannot make it acceptable, nothing so rough and uncultured as not to gain brillian ...
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