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... the majority of colored men do not yet think it worth while that women aspire to higher education.... The three R's, a little ...
The ways in which most men get their living, that is, live, are mere makeshifts, and a shirking of the real business of life,--chi ...
People accuse journalism of being too personal; but to me it has always seemed far too impersonal. It is charged with tearing away ...
[F]rom Saratoga [N.Y.] till we got back to Northampton [Mass.], was then mostly desert. Now it is what 34. years of free and good ...
Everything ponderous, viscous, and solemnly clumsy, all long- winded and boring types of style are developed in profuse variety am ...
I am not of the opinion generally entertained in this country [England], that man lives by Greek and Latin alone; that is, by know ...
Our life seems not present, so much as prospective; not for the affairs on which it is wasted, but as a hint of this vast- flowing ...
What we grieve for is not the loss of a grand vision, but rather the loss of common things, events and gestures.... ordinariness i ...
Vanessa wanted to be a ballerina. Dad had such hopes for her.... Corin was the academically brilliant one, and a fencer of Olympic ...
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