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Ambitious men spend their youth in rendering themselves worthy of patronage; it is their great mistake. While the foolish creature ...
The death of John Barrymore made us think again for a minute of F. Scott Fitzgerald. They were very different men: a lot alike. Un ...
Coming in, I was denounced as a fraud by all the extreme men of the opposing party, and as an ingrate and a traitor by the same cl ...
My profession brought me in contact with various minds. Earnest, serious discussion on the condition of woman enlivened my busines ...
Men are often so foolish as to boast and value themselves upon their passions, even those that are most vicious. But envy is a pas ...
The soldier is convinced that a certain indefinitely extendable time period is accorded him before he is killed, the burglar befor ...
The careers of Napoleon and de Gaulle bear comparison, though it is always unwise to take such imposed similarities too far. But n ...
We thus worked our way up this river, gradually adjusting our thoughts to novelties, beholding from its placid bosom a new nature ...
I see advertisements for active young men, as if activity were the whole of a young man's capital. Yet I have been surprised when ...
It has often been remarked that in Europe a certain degree of contempt lurks even in the flattery which men lavish upon women: alt ...
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