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Ambitious men spend their youth in rendering themselves worthy of patronage; it is their great mistake. While the foolish creature ...
The nation looked upon him as a deserter, and he shrunk into insignificancy and an earldom.... He was fixed in the house of lords, ...
I am now experiencing one of the "ups" of political life. Congress adjourned on the first after a session of almost seventy-five d ...
When I was as you are now, towering in the confidence of twenty-one, little did I suspect that I should be at forty-nine, what I n ...
True it is that she who escapeth safe and unpolluted from out the school of freedom, giveth more confidence of herself than she wh ...
Let him [the President] once win the admiration and confidence of the country, and no other single force can withstand him, no com ...
His whole works are a heap of mis-shapen errors, and absurd paradoxes, vented with the confidence of a juggler, the brags of a mou ...
I shall never love England till she sues to us for help; and, in the meantime, the fewer triumphs she obtains, the better for all ...
The emotional stress of mothering . . . is intensified by a mother's idea that her own feelings are suspect, and by her fear that ...
The conflict between science and religion is in reality a misunderstanding of both. Scientific materialism has merely introduced a ...
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