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It is scarcely exaggeration to say that if one is not a little mad about Balzac at twenty, one will never live; and if at forty on ...
Thus inevitably does the universe wear our color, and every object fall successively into the subject itself. The subject exists, ...
Men found that his absorbing egotism was deadly to all other men. It resembled the torpedo, which inflicts a succession of shocks ...
Bonaparte knew but one merit, and rewarded in one and the same way the good soldier, the good astronomer, the good poet, the good ...
When Wellington thrashed Bonaparte,
As every child can tell,
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We declare therefore, we declare simply this, that on the 20th of December, 1851,... M. Bonaparte put his hand into every man's co ...
Very ingenious, Captain. You make me suspect your Cochise has studied under Alexander the Great, or Bonaparte at the least.
The other evening I was determined that I would silence this shallow din; that I would walk in various directions and see if there ...
Linnæus, setting out for Lapland, surveys his "comb" and "spare shirt," "leathern breeches" and "gauze cap to keep off gnats," wi ...
I am less affected by their heroism who stood up for half an hour in the front line at Buena Vista, than by the steady and cheerfu ...
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