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Though those who study are as many as the number of hairs on an ox, those who succeed are as rare as unicorns' horns.
My idea is that the world outside--the so-called modern world--can only pervert and degrade the conceptions of the primitive insti ...
[The] elderly and timid single gentleman in Paris ... never drove down the Champs Elysees without expecting an accident, and commo ...
Our Sight is the most perfect and most delightful of all our Senses. It fills the Mind with the largest Variety of Ideas, converse ...
As Jerome expanded, its chances for the title, "the toughest little town in the West," increased and when it was incorporated in 1 ...
Across Parker Avenue from the fort is the Site of the Old Gallows, where 83 men "stood on nothin', a-lookin' up a rope." The platf ...
I happen to feel that the degree of a person's intelligence is directly reflected by the number of conflicting attitudes she can b ...
I feel more charity for a Mormon who has been taught from his birth that it is not only his right but his duty to God to enter int ...
Can the knowledge deriving from reason even begin to compare with knowledge perceptible by sense? No doubt the number of people cr ...
The ceaseless, senseless demand for original scholarship in a number of fields, where only erudition is now possible, has led eith ...
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