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Yet thou dost look
Like Patience gazing on kings' graves, and smiling
Extremity out of act.
How many young hearts have revealed the fact that what they had been trained to imagine the highest earthly felicity was but the b ...
Yet, never, in Extremity,
It asked a crumb--of Me.
The worst feature in the history of those years, is, that no man spake for the Indian. When the Dutch, or the French, or the Engli ...
Man's extremity is God's opportunity.
I must resist it [a rider on an appropriation bill] to the last extremity. I say, first, I object to the repeal of important legis ...
If any of us hopes to survive, s/he must meet the extremity of the American female condition with immediate and political response ...
Listen to the cry of a woman in labor at the hour of giving birth--look at the dying man's struggle at his last extremity, and the ...
But what these had been, our peoples, our selves--were with us then, were us, had become us--could not be anything but us, their r ...
Perfect reason flees all extremity, and leads one to be wise with sobriety.
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