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There is a line among the fragments of the Greek poet Archilochus which says: "The fox knows many things, but the hedgehog knows o ...
... today we round out the first century of a professed republic,--with woman figuratively representing freedom--and yet all free, ...
When a Jamaican is born of a black woman and some English or Scotsman, the black mother is literally and figuratively kept out of ...
All accounts agree in affirming that this part of the Cape was comparatively well wooded a century ago. But notwithstanding the gr ...
This is the crux of the moral pessimists: if they really wanted to promote their neighbor's redemption, then they would have to re ...
But earthlier happy is the rose distilled
Than that which, withering on the virgin thorn,
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