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We read advertisements ... to discover and enlarge our desires. We are always ready--even eager--to discover, from the announcemen ...
The traditional novel form continues to enlarge our experience in those very areas where the wide-angle lens and the Cinerama scre ...
God sent children for another purpose than merely to keep up the race--to enlarge our hears; and to make us unselfish and full of ...
Ghosts, we hope, may be always with us--that is, never too far out of the reach of fancy. On the whole, it would seem they adapt t ...
"I" is a militant social tendency, working to hold and enlarge its place in the general current of tendencies. So far as it can it ...
I have done it [appointed commissions] regretfully and with the hope that it would be temporary. But after a commission is establi ...
The delicious faces of children, the beauty of school-girls, "the sweet seriousness of sixteen," the lofty air of well-born, well- ...
Dear to us are those who love us, the swift moments we spend with them are a compensation for a great deal of misery; they enlarge ...
We ought to be cautious in taking even the best ascertained opinions and practices of the primitive Church for our own. If it coul ...
There are but few who have ideas and are, at the same time, capable of action. Ideas enlarge but stymie, action enlivens but confi ...
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