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A faithful lover is a character greatly out of date, and rarely now used but to adorn some romantic novel, or for a flourish on th ...
But now moments surround us
Like a crowd, some inquisitive faces, some hostile ones,
...
Once you've been launched into parenthood, you'll need all your best skills, self-control, good judgment and patience. But at the ...
Commerce is so far from being beneficial to arts, or to empire, that it is destructive of both, as all their history shows, for th ...
A person taking stock in middle age is like an artist or composer looking at an unfinished work; but whereas the composer and the ...
Burke and Adams had much in common. Adams read Burke's Philosophical Inquiry, for example, as part of his preparation for life and ...
Like plowing, housework makes the ground ready for the germination of family life. The kids will not invite a teacher home if beer ...
Our farmers round, well pleased with constant gain,
Like other farmers, flourish and complain.
Put simply, conservatives highlight the government's role in promoting individual virtue but downplay the government's responsibil ...
Yet some natures are too good to be spoiled by praise, and wherever the vein of thought reaches down into the profound, there is n ...
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