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Trade and commerce, if they were not made of India-rubber, would never manage to bounce over the obstacles which legislators are c ...
He carried no change of clothing, but putting on a stout, thick jacket, which he laid aside in the canoe, and seizing a full-sized ...
India is an abstraction.... India is no more a political personality than Europe. India is a geographical term. It is no more a un ...
No one is India.
But nothing in India is identifiable, the mere asking of a question causes it to disappear or to merge in something else.
Virtue? a fig! 'tis in ourselves that we are thus or thus. Our bodies are our gardens, to the which our wills are gardeners.
The prosecution of [Warren] Hastings, though he should escape at last, must have good effect. It will alarm the servants of the Co ...
Arise, my love, my fair one, and come away; for now the winter is past, the rain is over and gone. The flowers appear on the earth ...
The Woman had once been supreme; in France she still seemed potent, not merely as a sentiment but as a force; why was she unknown ...
The type of fig leaf which each culture employs to cover its social taboos offers a twofold description of its morality. It reveal ...
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