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And call ye this to utter what is just,
You that of justice hold the sov'reign throne?
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The reins of government have been so long slackened, that I fear the people will not quietly submit to those restraints which are ...
I frankly admit that to be a "mistress" is less dishonorable than to be a "wife"; for while the mistress may leave her degradation ...
The child hand raised to reach the holding hand. Hold the old holding hand. Hold and be held.
Reason sits firm and holds the reins, and she will not let the feelings burst away and hurry her to wild chasms. The passions may ...
[My one tennis book] was very, very old. It had a picture of Bill Tilden. I looked at the picture and that was how I learned to ho ...
Hold the high way and let they ghost thee lead
And Truthe shall deliver, it is no dread.
I keep the law,
I hold the mysteries true,
I am the vine,
the branches, you
and you.
Hobbies are apt to run away with us, you know; it doesn't do to be run away with. We must keep the reins.
The rage for road building is beneficent for America, where vast distance is so main a consideration in our domestic politics and ...
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