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These people in high life have too much presence of mind, I believe, to seem disconcerted, or out of humour, however they may feel ...
No one need go into alleys to hunt up wretchedness; they can find it in perfection among the rich and fashionable of every land an ...
A conversation in English in Finnish and in French can not be held at the same time nor with indifference ever or after a time.
One of the most important findings to come out of our research is that being where you want to be is good for you. We found a very ...
The way to go to the circus, however, is with someone who has seen perhaps one theatrical performance before in his life and that ...
The most useful man in the most useful world, so long as only commodity was served, would remain unsatisfied. But, as fast as he s ...
Poverty is relative, and the lack of food and of the necessities of life is not necessarily a hardship. Spiritual and social ostra ...
Perhaps I stand now on the eve of a new life, shall watch the sun rise and disappear behind a black cloud extending out into a gre ...
High buildings have no genuine advantages, except in speculative gains for banks and land owners. They are not cheaper, they do no ...
Still doth the soul, from its lone fastness high,
Upon our life a ruling effluence send.
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