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When Religion and Royalty are swept away, the people will attack the great, and after the great, they will fall upon the rich.
So it is with books, for the most part: they work no redemption on us. The bookseller might certainly know that his customers are ...
Exhaust them, wrestle with them, let them not go until their blessing be won, and, after a short season, the dismay will be overpa ...
The first in time and the first in importance of the influences upon the mind is that of nature. Every day, the sun; and after sun ...
Civilization is a process in the service of Eros, whose purpose is to combine single human individuals, and after that families, t ...
I still feel just as I told you, that I shall come safely out of this war. I felt so the other day when danger was near. I certain ...
I have agreed to go into the service for the war ... [feeling] that this was a just and necessary war and that it demanded the who ...
And after they have shown their pride
Like you a while, they glide
Into the grave.
Finally she grew quiet, and after that, coherent thought. With this, stalked through her a cold, bloody rage. Hours of this, a per ...
Success is an absurd, erratic thing. She arrives when one least expects her and after she has come may depart again almost because ...
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