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Heroism works in contradiction to the voice of mankind, and in contradiction, for a time, to the voice of the great and the good.
But, if we explore the literature of Heroism, we shall quickly come to Plutarch, who is its Doctor and historian. To him we owe th ...
Heroism feels and never reasons, and therefore is always right.
Times of heroism are generally times of terror, but the day never shines in which this element may not work.
History of Ireland--lawlessness and turbulency, robbery and oppression, hatred and revenge, blind selfishness everywhere--no princ ...
What instances must pass before them of ardent, disinterested, self-denying attachment, of heroism, fortitude, patience, resignati ...
Americans, unhappily, have the most remarkable ability to alchemize all bitter truths into an innocuous but piquant confection and ...
Renouncement: the heroism of mediocrity.
Dandyism is the last flicker of heroism in decadent ages.... Dandyism is a setting sun; like the declining star, it is magnificent ...
A country grows in history not only because of the heroism of its troops on the field of battle, it grows also when it turns to ju ...
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