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I thought when I was a young man that I would conquer the world with truth. I thought I would lead an army greater than Alexander ...
It cannot in the opinion of His Majesty's Government be classified as slavery in the extreme acceptance of the word without some r ...
Love, yes. Word known to all men.
Have you never heard of German Becoming, of German Wandering, of the endless migratings of the German soul? Even foreigners know o ...
One word is too often profaned
For me to profane it,
One feeling too falsely disdained
For thee to disdain it;
I am not offended that these creatures (that's the word)
Of my imagination seem to hold me in such light esteem,
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Words ... are little houses, each with its cellar and garret. Common sense lives on the ground floor, always ready to engage in 'f ...
Ghosts, we hope, may be always with us--that is, never too far out of the reach of fancy. On the whole, it would seem they adapt t ...
I was not content to believe in a personal devil and serve him, in the ordinary sense of the word. I wanted to get hold of him per ...
Morgan: From tonight you shall get a penny for every mark on your face, sixpence for a bloody nose, a shilling for a black eye, an ...
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