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The good displeases us when we are not up to it.
The event combined with
Beams leading up to it for the look of force adapted to the wiser
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I'm a failure as a woman. My men expect so much of me, because of the image they've made of me--and that I've made of myself--as a ...
It is a great satisfaction to find that your oldest convictions are permanent. With regard to essentials, I have never had occasio ...
A good businessman never makes a contract unless he's sure he can carry it through, yet every fool on earth is perfectly willing t ...
No sooner does a great man depart, and leave his character as public property, than a crowd of little men rushes towards it. There ...
When I am finishing a picture I hold some God-made object up to it--a rock, a flower, the branch of a tree or my hand--as a kind o ...
The bone-frame was made for
no such shock knit within terror,
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"The ideal reasoner," he remarked, "would, when he had once been shown a single fact in all its bearings, deduce from it not only ...
What a magnificent land and race is this Britain! Everything about them is of better quality than the corresponding thing in the U ...
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