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In Western Europe people perish from the congestion and stifling closeness, but with us it is from the spaciousness.... The expans ...
I think continually of those who were truly great.
Who, from the womb, remembered the soul's history
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One has not great hopes from Birmingham. I always say there is something direful in the sound.
When great questions end, little parties begin.
Magnanimity in politics is not seldom the truest wisdom; and a great empire and little minds go ill together.
As one who strives a hill to climb,
Who never climbed before:
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Deserve a great deal, and you shall have a great deal; deserve little, and you shall have but a little; and be good for nothing at ...
A recent publication from Paris, titled L'Année Merveilleuse (1748), predicts, for the first of next month, a very considerable c ...
Ere he was born, the stars of fate
Plotted to make him rich and great:
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We infer the spirit of the nation in great measure from the language, which is a sort of monument, to which each forcible individu ...
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