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"It is of the highest importance in the art of detection to be able to recognise out of a number of facts which are incidental and ...
Besides, our action on each other, good as well as evil, is so incidental and at random, that we can seldom hear the acknowledgmen ...
Stripped of incidental ornaments, Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn are seen as the same dream dreamed twice over, the second time a ...
Failure, then, failure! so the world stamps us at every turn. We strew it with our blunders, our misdeeds, our lost opportunities, ...
Almost always tradition is nothing but a record and a machine-made imitation of the habits that our ancestors created. The average ...
How marvellous it all is! Built not by saints and angels, but the work of men's hands; cemented with men's honest blood and with a ...
The science hangs like a gathering fog in a valley, a fog which begins nowhere and goes nowhere, an incidental, unmeaning inconven ...
What has history to do with me? Mine is the first and only world! I want to report how I find the world. What others have told me ...
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