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Americans want action for their money. They are fascinated by its self-reproducing qualities if it's put to work.... Gold-hoarding ...
... what is especially insufferable in a woman is a restless, bold, domineering manner, for this manner goes against nature.... [e ...
He who goes against the fashion is himself its slave.
Since he aims at great souls, he cannot miss. But if someone should slander me in this way, no one would believe him. For envy goe ...
Raise children for your old age as you would store up grain against famine.
Cow and horse dung, as muck goes, are relatively agreeable. You can even become nostalgic about them. They smell of fermented grai ...
I have a sense of going my own way, and I don't really think much about whether it's going against the grain. I don't really want ...
But in a hundred high schools and colleges, this warfare against common-sense still goes on. Four, or six, or ten years, the pupil ...
To be a Negro is to participate in a culture of poverty and fear that goes far deeper than any law for or against discrimination.. ...
Dubliners, strictly speaking, are my fellow-countrymen, but I don't care to speak of our "dear, dirty Dublin" as they do. Dubliner ...
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