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Once there was a man who had lost his way in the high mountain passes of Switzerland. It was cold and the shadows of night were cl ...
According to the technical language of old writers, a thing and its qualities are described as subject and attributes; and thus a ...
No woman ever yet either reasoned or acted long together consequentially; but some little thing, some love, some resentment, some ...
All ceremonies are in themselves very silly things; but yet, a man of the world should know them. They are the outworks of Manners ...
Construed ... as turf, home just seems a provisional claim, a designation you make upon a place, not one it makes on you. A certai ...
I admit that the generation which produced Stalin, Auschwitz and Hiroshima will take some beating; but the radical and universal c ...
The calm, the coolness, the silent grass-growing mood in which a man ought always to compose,--that, I fear, can seldom be mine. D ...
There is no faith, and no stoicism, and no philosophy, that a mortal man can possibly evoke, which will stand the final test of a ...
... should one sit down to paint the scenes among which he has grown, he will find that the facts creep in upon him. Those brillia ...
The true charm of pedestrianism does not lie in the walking, or in the scenery, but in the talking. The walking is good to time th ...
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