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The woman poet must be either a ... sexless, reclusive eccentric, with nothing to say specifically to women, or a brilliant, tragi ...
The American mind exasperated the European as a buzz-saw might exasperate a pine-forest. The English mind disliked the French mind ...
Once you've been launched into parenthood, you'll need all your best skills, self-control, good judgment and patience. But at the ...
Money, like vodka, turns a person into an eccentric.
The field maneuvers may be different from those in Holmes's day, and the villain is more socially mobile, but since Sir Arthur we ...
Philosophy, astronomy, and politics were marked at zero, I remember. Botany variable, geology profound as regards the mud stains f ...
There is nothing real or useful that is not a seat of war. Our houses ring with laughter and personal and critical gossip, but it ...
In a cabinet of natural history, we become sensible of a certain occult recognition and sympathy in regard to the most unwieldy an ...
It is easy to carp at colleges, and the college, if he will wait for it, will have its own turn. Genius exists there also, but wil ...
On a very rough-and-ready basis we might define an eccentric as a man who is a law unto himself, and a crank as one who, having de ...
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