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As in digging for precious metals in the mines, much earthy rubbish has first to be troublesomely handled and thrown out; so, in d ...
He who seeks to approach his own buried past must conduct himself like a man digging.... He must not be afraid to return again and ...
The humblest observer who goes to the mines sees and says that gold-digging is of the character of a lottery; the gold thus obtain ...
I see young men, my townsmen, whose misfortune it is to have inherited farms, houses, barns, cattle, and farming tools; for these ...
I would rather have as my patron a host of anonymous citizens digging into their own pockets for the price of a book or a magazine ...
Some people are like ants. Give them a warm day and a piece of ground and they start digging. There the similarity ends. Ants keep ...
The learned professors have been at considerable pains in their attempts to make a distinction between tools and implements on the ...
How old the world is! I walk between two eternities.... What is my fleeting existence in comparison with that decaying rock, that ...
The California fever is not likely to take us off.... There is neither romance nor glory in digging for gold after the manner of t ...
You know, many people believe that we archaeologists are just a collection of old fogies digging around in the ruins after old dri ...
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