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If Thought is capable of being classed with Electricity, or Will with chemical affinity, as a mode of motion, it seems necessary t ...
No punishment has ever possessed enough power of deterrence to prevent the commission of crimes. On the contrary, whatever the pun ...
Predictions of the future are never anything but projections of present automatic processes and procedures, that is, of occurrence ...
It is a secret from nobody that the famous random event is most likely to arise from those parts of the world where the old adage ...
This age-old truth I to thee impart
Act according to the dictates of your art
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When any two young people take it into their heads to marry, they are pretty sure by perseverance to carry their point, be they ev ...
Our common stock of words embodies all the distinctions men have found worth drawing, and the connections they have found worth ma ...
War both needs and generates certain virtues; not the highest, but what may be called the preliminary virtues, as valour, veracity ...
Unpleasant questions are being raised about Mother's Day. Is this day necessary? . . . Isn't it bad public policy? . . . No politi ...
I worry about people who get born nowadays, because they get born into such tiny families--sometimes into no family at all. When y ...
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