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Prophets are not without honor, except in their hometown, and among their own kin, and in their own house.
Henry David Thoreau, who never earned much of a living or sustained a relationship with any woman that wasn't brotherly--who lived ...
crew member [offscreen]: That's an awful big town San Francisco.
Weinberg: Strictly a one-whistle stop. There's only one city
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In another year I'll have enough money saved. Then I'm gonna go back to my hometown in Oregon and I'm gonna build a house for my m ...
I dreamed night after night that everyone in the world was dead excepting myself, and that upon me rested the responsibility of ma ...
All of childhood's unanswered questions must finally be passed back to the town and answered there. Heroes and bogey men, values a ...
He came home.
It was not seen that woman's place was in the home until she began to go out of it; the statement was a reply to an unspoken chall ...
Even the street, the sunshine, the very air had a special Sunday quality. We walked differently on Sundays, with greater propriety ...
There is a city myth that country life was isolated and lonely; the truth is that farmers and their families then had a richer soc ...
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