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The books one reads in childhood, and perhaps most of all the bad and good bad books, create in one's mind a sort of false map of ...
His Majesty's Government view with favour the establishment in Palestine of a national home for the Jewish people, and will use th ...
The Renaissance was, as much as anything, a revolt from the logic of the Middle Ages. We speak of the Renaissance as the birth of ...
When the white frock is laid aside, the bigger miss seats herself in public at a ball, expecting every moment to be chosen by some ...
You factor in racism as a reality and you keep moving.
The dead have been awakened--shall I sleep?
The world's at war with tyrants--shall I crouch?
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In order to prove a friend to one's guests, frugality must reign in one's meals; and, according to an ancient saying, one must eat ...
"If Washington were President now, he would have to learn our ways or lose his next election. Only fools and theorists imagine tha ...
What passes for identity in America is a series of myths about one's heroic ancestors. It's astounding to me, for example, that so ...
While criticism or fear of punishment may restrain us from doing wrong, it does not make us wish to do right. Disregarding this si ...
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