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Constantly risking absurdity
and death
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Remember how often you have postponed minding your interest, and let slip those opportunities the gods have given you. It is now h ...
What generous beliefs console
The brave whom Fate denies the goal!
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When a uniform exercise of kindness to prisoners on our part has been returned by as uniform severity on the part of our enemies, ...
Because of these convictions, I made a personal decision in the 1964 Presidential campaign to make education a fundamental issue a ...
Personality is the supreme realization of the innate idiosyncracy of a living being. It is an act of high courage flung in the fac ...
The dogmas of the quiet past, are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise w ...
The high plains, the beginning of the desert West, often act as a crucible for those who inhabit them. Like Jacob's angel, the reg ...
The Spacious Firmament on high,
With all the blue Ethereal Sky,
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Every man who is high up likes to think he has done it all himself; and the wife smiles, and lets it go at that. It's our only jok ...
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