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The three great elements of modern civilization, gunpowder, printing, and the Protestant religion.
Histories of the world omitted China; if a Chinaman invented compass or movable type or gunpowder we promptly "forgot it" and name ...
By his machines man can dive and remain under water like a shark; can fly like a hawk in the air; can see atoms like a gnat; can s ...
And there were present
the Picninnies,
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Genius as an explosive power beats gunpowder hollow; and if knowledge, which should give that power guidance, is wanting, the chan ...
The confidence and security of a people can be measured by their attitude toward laxatives. At the high noon of the British sun, s ...
There are two things necessary to Salvation.... Money and gunpowder.
The genius of Byron, which appeared at the beginning of this century, is like a funeral torch sculptured on our cradles.
A desperate disease requires a dangerous remedy.
The best quality tea must have creases like the leathern boot of Tartar horsemen, curl like the dewlap of a mighty bullock, unfold ...
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