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A people who are still, as it were, but in the gristle, and not yet hardened into the bone of manhood.
It is not only the prisoners who grow coarse and hardened from corporeal punishment, but those as well who perpetrate the act or a ...
Manners are the happy way of doing things; each once a stroke of genius or of love--now repeated and hardened into usage. They for ...
Man's own youth is the world's youth; at least he feels as if it were, and imagines that the earth's granite substance is somethin ...
Pure Spirit, one hundred degrees proof--that's a drink that only the most hardened contemplation-guzzlers indulge in. Bodhisattvas ...
It is easy to talk of sitting at home contented, when others are seeing or making shows. But not to have been where it is supposed ...
Commercialism is the blemish on the fair face of American life. Fighting against the terrible conditions of the explorer and pione ...
The years of imprisonment hardened me.... Perhaps if you have been given a moment to hold back and wait for the next blow, your em ...
Hate-hardened heart, O heart of iron,
iron is iron till it is rust.
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Peasants are a rude lot, and hard: life has hardened their hearts, but they are thick and awkward only in appearance; you have to ...
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