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There is the grand truth about Nathaniel Hawthorne. He says NO! in thunder; but the Devil himself cannot make him say yes. For all ...
I used to worship the mighty genius of Michael Angelo--that man who was great in poetry, painting, sculpture, architecture--great ...
My fortune somewhat resembled that of a person who should entertain an idea of committing suicide, and, altogether beyond his hope ...
It contributes greatly towards a man's moral and intellectual health, to be brought into habits of companionship with individuals ...
It is a good lesson--though it may often be a hard one--for a man who has dreamed of literary fame, and of making for himself a ra ...
[The Settlement House] must be grounded in a philosophy whose foundation is on the solidarity of the human race, a philosophy whic ...
The women who take husbands not out of love but out of greed, to get their bills paid, to get a fine house and clothes and jewels; ...
It is an old saying in the town that "most any fellow with a chaw in his jaw can sit on his front porch and spit down the chimney ...
In Tsegihi,
In the house made of dawn,
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At the Denver House, a hastily erected log structure roofed and partitioned with canvas, described by Horace Greeley in 1859 as "T ...
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