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As a tiger may lose its footing on soft ground, so people may be tripped up by sweet words.
If a marriage is going to work well, it must be on a solid footing, namely money, and of that commodity it is the girl with the sm ...
Much more than our other needs and endeavors, it is sexuality that puts us on an even footing with our kind: the more we practice ...
If there be any man who thinks the ruin of a race of men a small matter, compared with the last decoration and completions of his ...
On the most profitable lie, the course of events presently lays a destructive tax; whilst frankness invites frankness, puts the pa ...
And though in tinsel chain and popcorn rope
My tree, a captive in your window bay,
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Sir, there is one Mrs. Macaulay in this town, a great republican. One day when I was at her house, I put on a very grave countenan ...
I have no purpose to introduce political and social equality between the white and black races. There is a physical difference bet ...
I regard almost all quarrels of princes on the same footing, and I see nothing that marks man's unreason so positively as war. Ind ...
I can still stand on life's narrowest footing: but who would I be were I to show you this art. Would you like to see a ropedancer?
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