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When John Henry was a little fellow,
You could hold him in the palm of your hand,
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From the age of fifteen, dogma has been the fundamental principle of my religion: I know no other religion; I cannot enter into th ...
This is what the Church is said to want, not party men, but sensible, temperate, sober, well-judging persons, to guide it through ...
It is as absurd to argue men, as to torture them, into believing.
Science gives us the grounds of premises from which religious truths are to be inferred; but it does not set about inferring them, ...
Brutes gaze on sights, they are arrested by sounds; and what they see and what they hear are sights and sounds only. The intellect ...
Except for the beast fables, which are anciently derived from the world's multi-racial heritage, American Negro humor is rooted in ...
John Brown's body lies a-moldering in the grave,
His soul is marching on.
Yes, dance. Dance and dream. Dream that you're Mrs. Henry Jekyll of Harley Street, dancing with your own butler and six footmen. D ...
Henry Adams and Henry James invite obvious comparisons. Exact contemporaries on the American literary scene, both were beguiled by ...
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