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Wilson was a visionary who liked to identify himself with "forward-looking man"; Harding ... was as old-fashioned as those wooden ...
An engaged woman is always more agreeable than a disengaged. She is satisfied with herself. Her cares are over, and she feels that ...
A widow has two duties of a contradictory nature--she is a mother, and she ought to exert a father's power.
He was as jealous of his power as an impotent lover of his mistress, without activity of mind enough to enjoy or exert it, but cou ...
Negation is the mind's first freedom, yet a negative habit is fruitful only so long as we exert ourselves to overcome it, adapt it ...
A person of definite character and purpose who comprehends our way of thought is sure to exert power over us. He cannot altogether ...
The need to exert power, when thwarted in the open fields of life, is the more likely to assert itself in trifles.
In spite of the convenient textbook criteria that specialists set forth, the distinction between the madman and the jealous man is ...
Only let the North exert as much moral influence over the South, as the South has exerted demoralizing influence over the North, a ...
It would seem that the film maker is able to exert a greater degree of control over his medium than the writer since the image of ...
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