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Disunion and civil war are at hand; and yet I fear disunion and war less than compromise. We can recover from them. The free State ...
The theatre is a gross art, built in sweeps and over-emphasis. Compromise is its second name.
You and your spouse should consider the arguments you have, not as calamities in the history of your child's development, but as o ...
Habit is a compromise effected between an individual and his environment.
Compromise. Such an adjustment of conflicting interests as gives each adversary the satisfaction of thinking he has got what he ou ...
All government--indeed every human benefit and enjoyment, every virtue and every prudent act--is founded on compromise and barter.
Virtue knows that it is impossible to get on without compromise, and tunes herself, as it were, a trifle sharp to allow for an ine ...
Compromise used to mean that half a loaf was better than no bread. Among modern statesmen it really seems to mean that half a loaf ...
Odors from decaying food wafting through the air when the door is opened, colorful mold growing between a wet gym uniform and the ...
For us artists there waits the joyous compromise through art with all that wounded or defeated us in daily life; in this way, not ...
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