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You seem to think that I am adapted to nothing but the sugar-plums of intellect and had better not try to digest anything stronger ...
Henry B. Adams was the first in an infinite series to discover and admit to himself that he really did not care whether truth was, ...
America had no use for Adams because he was eighteenth-century, and yet it worshipped Grant because he was archaic and should have ...
He saw Mr. Lincoln but once; at the melancholy function called an Inaugural Ball. Of course he looked anxiously for a sign of char ...
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Henry Adams and Henry James invite obvious comparisons. Exact contemporaries on the American literary scene, both were beguiled by ...
Franklin said once in one of his inspired flights of malignity--
Early to bed and early to rise
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E pluribus unum. (Out of many, one.)
Too much Truth
Is uncouth.
The trouble with this country is that there are too many politicians who believe, with a conviction based on experience, that you ...
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