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There are four classes of idols which beset men's minds. To these for distinction's sake I have assigned names--calling the first ...
Are you one who looks on? Or one who lends a hand?--Or one who looks away, steps aside? ... Third question of conscience.
"You the one, I the few"
said John Adams
speaking of fears in the abstract
to his volatile friend Mr. Jefferson,
Sometimes we are inclined to class those who are once-and-a-half-witted with the half- witted, because we appreciate only a third ...
The third day of Christmas,
My true love sent to me
Three French hens,
Now John wore clothing of camel's hair with a leather belt around his waist, and his food was locusts and wild honey.
Here lies interred in the eternity of the past, from whence there is no resurrection for the days--whatever there may be for the d ...
A third felicity of age is that it has found expression. The youth suffers not only from ungratified desires, but from powers untr ...
For dawn takes away a third part of your work, and advances a man on his journey, and advances him in his work.
We belong to that order of mammals, the primates, distinguished by its propensity for repeated single litters, intense parental ca ...
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