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An illustrious individual remarks that Mrs. [Elizabeth Cady] Stanton is the salt, Anna Dickinson the pepper, and Miss [Susan B.] A ...
The possibilities of the art of combination are not infinite, but they tend to be frightful. The Greeks engendered the chimera, a ...
The martyr cannot be dishonored. Every lash inflicted is a tongue of fame; every prison a more illustrious abode.
The private life of one man shall be a more illustrious monarchy,--more formidable to its enemy, more sweet and serene in its infl ...
Let me approach at least, and touch thy hand.
[Samson:] Not for thy life, lest fierce remembrance wake
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A poet, as he is the author to others of the highest wisdom, pleasure, virtue, and glory, so he ought personally to be the happies ...
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
Consider the China pride and stagnant self-complacency of mankind. This generation inclines a little to congratulate itself on bei ...
Evolution is the law of policies: Darwin said it, Socrates endorsed it, Cuvier proved it and established it for all time in his pa ...
Illustrious examples engross, prejudice, and intimidate. They engross our attention, and so prevent a due inspection of ourselves; ...
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