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... whilst you are proclaiming peace and good will to men, Emancipating all Nations, you insist upon retaining absolute power over ...
If music in general is an imitation of history, opera in particular is an imitation of human willfulness; it is rooted in the fact ...
All nationalisms are at heart deeply concerned with names: with the most immaterial and original human invention. Those who dismis ...
For it is not the bare words but the scope of the writer that gives the true light, by which any writing is to be interpreted; and ...
Let him [the President] once win the admiration and confidence of the country, and no other single force can withstand him, no com ...
If you insist upon fighting to protect me, or "our" country, let it be understood soberly and rationally between us that you are f ...
The man who thrusts his manners upon me does as if he were to insist on introducing me to his cabinet of curiosities, when I wishe ...
the vagabond began
To sketch a face that well might buy the soul of any man.
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But I do nothing upon myself, and yet am mine own executioner.
Violence does, in truth, recoil upon the violent, and the schemer falls into the pit which he digs for another.
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