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It is futile to ask women not to go into business, as futile almost as to insist that water shall not run downhill. One cannot sto ...
The first year was critical to my assessment of myself as a person. It forced me to realize that, like being married, having child ...
"Popeye, forced as you know to flee the country
One musty gusty evening, by the schemes of his wizened, duplicate father, jea
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She had been forced into prudence in her youth, she learned romance as she grew older--the natural sequel of an unnatural beginnin ...
Freedom, morality, and the human dignity of the individual consists precisely in this; that he does good not because he is forced ...
...the power-loving temperament is more dangerous when it either prefers or is forced to operate in what is materially a void. We ...
The theater is a baffling business, and a shockingly wasteful one when you consider that people who have proven their worth, who h ...
What is most original in a man's nature is often that which is most desperate. Thus new systems are forced on the world by men who ...
I have forced myself to contradict myself in order to avoid conforming to my own taste.
[A toad-eater] is a metaphor taken from a mountebank's boy who eats toads in order to show his master's skill in expelling poison. ...
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