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A tragic poet will never think of grouping around the chief character in his play secondary characters to serve as simplified copi ...
Living en famille provides the strongest motives for rudeness combined with the maximum opportunity for displaying it.
We can paint unrealistic pictures of the juggler--displaying her now as a problem-free paragon of glamour and now as a modern hag. ...
Knowledge is not a passion from without the mind, but an active exertion of the inward strength, vigour and power of the mind, dis ...
[A] Dada exhibition. Another one! What's the matter with everyone wanting to make a museum piece out of Dada? Dada was a bomb ... ...
Trees appeared in groups and singly, revolving coolly and blandly, displaying the latest fashions. The blue dampness of a ravine. ...
One of the grotesqueries of present-day American life is the amount of reasoning that goes into displaying the wisdom secreted in ...
For most women, the language of conversation is primarily a language of rapport: a way of establishing connections and negotiating ...
The dull conclave of crows'-footed faces
Twitches as the man with one dollar enters;
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The education of females has been exclusively directed to fit them for displaying to advantage the charms of youth and beauty. ... ...
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