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Since the Greeks, Western man has believed that Being, all Being, is intelligible, that there is a reason for everything ... and t ...
I will not let him stir
Till I have used the approv├Ęd means I have,
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It is the foible especially of American youth,--pretension. The mark of the man of the world is absence of pretension. He does not ...
The mark of the man of the world is absence of pretension. He does not make a speech; he takes a low business-tone, avoids all bra ...
A great man scarcely knows how he dines, how he dresses; but without railing or precision, his living is natural and poetic.
Hence, the less government we have, the better,--the fewer laws, and the less confided power. The antidote to this abuse of formal ...
Failure, then, failure! so the world stamps us at every turn. We strew it with our blunders, our misdeeds, our lost opportunities, ...
We must always distinguish two faculties in the life of man: intellect and sensibility. Intellect begins with the observation of n ...
All the world's a stage,
And all the men and women merely players.
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The soul and body are joint-sharers in every thing they get: A man cannot dress, but his ideas get cloath'd at the same time; and ...
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