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The gentleness, modesty, and sweetness of her character were warmly expatiated on, that sweetness which makes so essential a part ...
In many respects, the preteen years mimic adolescence, but without one essential ingredient: hormones.
The pleasure we derive from the representation of the present is due, not only to the beauty it can be clothed in, but also to its ...
The essential is to go on squirming forever at the end of the line, as long as there are waters and banks and ravening in heaven a ...
... in nine out of ten cases the original wish to write is the wish to make oneself felt ... [ellipsis in source] the non-essentia ...
The press and politicians. A delicate relationship. Too close, and danger ensues. Too far apart and democracy itself cannot functi ...
The approval of the public is to be avoided like the plague. It is absolutely essential to keep the public from entering if one wi ...
Mere parsimony is not economy.... Expense, and great expense, may be an essential part in true economy.
Perfect present has no existence in our consciousness. As I said years ago in Erewhon, it lives but upon the sufferance of past an ...
We accept and welcome ... as conditions to which we must accommodate ourselves, great inequality of environment; the concentration ...
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