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No one who puts a hand to the plow and looks back is fit for the kingdom of God.
He saw Mr. Lincoln but once; at the melancholy function called an Inaugural Ball. Of course he looked anxiously for a sign of char ...
In order that people may be happy in their work, these three things are needed: They must be fit for it: they must not do too much ...
To look backward for a while is to refresh the eye, to restore it, and to render it the more fit for its prime function of looking ...
Some say that happiness is not good for mortals, & they ought to be answered that sorrow is not fit for immortals & is utterly use ...
Love stories are only fit for the solace of people in the insanity of puberty. No healthy adult human being can really care whethe ...
The reasons why I did not foreacquaint you with it (to deal with the same plainness that I have used) were these. I knew my presen ...
It is bad enough that our geniuses cannot do anything useful, but it is worse that no man is fit for society who has fine traits. ...
'T is worse, and tragic, that no man is fit for society who has fine traits. At a distance he is admired, but bring him hand to ha ...
In 1845 he built himself a small framed house on the shores of Walden Pond, and lived there two years alone, a life of labor and s ...
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