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From top to bottom of the ladder, greed is aroused without knowing where to find ultimate foothold. Nothing can calm it, since its ...
I shall not be surprised if Colonel [John Charles] Fremont receives less than one hundred electoral votes. But, after all, the goo ...
We joined long wagon trains moving south; we met hundreds of wagons going north; the roads east and west were crawling lines of fa ...
This way could not serve to reach the peak, so Martin began to climb straight up the face of the rocks. Occasionally some root or ...
Zola: I need someone to remind me of the old, struggling, carefree days. Fighting for a foothold.
Paul Cézanne: You can neve
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We seem to be pariahs alike in the visible and the invisible world, with no foothold anywhere, though by every principle of govern ...
Women should not weaken their cause by impracticable demands. Make no claim which could not be won in a reasonable time. Take one ...
The wonderful purity of nature at this season is a most pleasing fact.... In the bare fields and tinkling woods, see what virtue s ...
In no part of the Seventeenth Century could the French be said to have had a foothold in Canada; they held only by the fur of the ...
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