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Critics generally come to be critics not by reason of their fitness for this, but of their unfitness for anything else. Books shou ...
I believe it is the conviction of the purest men, that the net amount of man and man does not much vary. Each is incomparably supe ...
The orator distrusts at first the fitness of his frank confessions,--his want of knowledge of the persons he addresses,--until he ...
Our growing softness, our increasing lack of physical fitness, is a menace to our security.
The requirements of the theatre are very great--a strong constitution, energy and unflagging purpose, charm of feature, these alon ...
Clearly, society has a tremendous stake in insisting on a woman's natural fitness for the career of mother: the alternatives are a ...
... it is use, and use alone, which leads one of us, tolerably trained to recognize any criterion of grace or any sense of the fit ...
Parentage is a very important profession; but no test of fitness for it is ever imposed in the interest of children.
Making a logging-road in the Maine woods is called "swamping" it, and they who do the work are called "swampers." I now perceived ...
There is some of the same fitness in a man's building his own house that there is in a bird's building its own nest. Who knows but ...
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