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Genealogy. An account of one's descent from an ancestor who did not particularly care to trace his own.
The other 1000 are principally the 'old Yankee stock,' who have lost the town, politically, to the Portuguese; who deplore the inf ...
Southerners are so devoted to genealogy that we see a family tree under every bush.
Fault can be found in an inhabited house
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History is nothing but a procession of false Absolutes, a series of temples raised to pretexts, a degradation of the mind before t ...
No human beings more dangerous than those who have suffered for a belief: the great persecutors are recruited from the martyrs not ...
The fanatic is incorruptible: if he kills for an idea, he can just as well get himself killed for one; in either case, tyrant or m ...
The question of place and climate is most closely related to the question of nutrition. Nobody is free to live everywhere; and who ...
Yet for all that, there is nothing in me of a founder of a religion--religions are affairs of the rabble; I find it necessary to w ...
Early in the morning, when day breaks, when all is fresh, in the dawn of one's strength--to read a book at such a time is simply d ...
My genius is in my nostrils.
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