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The Butte citizen's blood pressure rises and falls with the price of copper. He opposes war "and yet, when you come to think of it ...
One reason why we find so few men of reasonable and agreeable conversation is that there is scarcely anyone whose mind is not more ...
There were profound reasons for his attachment to the sea: he loved it because as a hard-working artist he needed rest, needed to ...
The general Mistake among us in the Educating of our Children, is, That in our Daughters we take Care of their Persons and neglect ...
There are persons who cannot make friends. Who are they? Those who cannot be friends. It is not the want of understanding or good ...
O, my offense is rank, it smells to heaven;
It hath the primal eldest curse upon 't,
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And Pity, like a naked newborn babe
Striding the blast, or heaven's cherubin, horsed
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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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